masser (c.1200)

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masser (c.1200)

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[ FEW: 6/i,444a massa; Gdf: 5,196b masser; GdfC: ; TL: 5,1234 masser; DEAF:  masse (masser); DMF:  masser; TLF:  masser 1; OED:  mass v.2; MED:  massen v.; DMLBS: 1730b massare ]


1to amass, pile up
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  Par parz le (=gravel) pot l'em tant masser Ke l'em pot un munt lever  6963
to amass, gather together
( c.1200; MS: c.1220-40 )  Jo di pur cels qui sunt trop coveitus De grant richesse masser (var. (B: s.xiii3/4) amasser) plus e plus  (E) 13432
( 1267; MS: c.1300 )  E k'amasser (var. (Y: s.xiii4/4) ke masser) pussent grant aver  10924 (var.)


1to amass, gather together
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii2 )  (the rich man will give nothing to God) Ki n'ose sun muncel casser, Mais tut tens i volt masser  4821
amasser  masse#1 
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