orine1 (c.1165)

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orine1 (c.1165)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: 7,414 origo; Gdf: 5,639a orine 1; GdfC: ; TL: 6,1280 orine 3; DEAF:  orine 1; DMF:  orine 1; TLF:  origine (orine); OED:  origin n. and a.; MED:  origine n.; DMLBS: 2055c origo /2056a oriri ]

The more Latinate form, origin(e), does not seem to be attested in Anglo-Norman, and appears in English and Continental French only from the mid fifteenth century.


1origin, beginning, first occurrence
( c.1360-79; MS: s.xivex )  Envie, La quelle a sa primere orine En paradis fist la ruine  3844
2kinshipbirth, lineage, stock
( c.1165; MS: s.xiii2 )  La dame aveit une meschine Ki mut esteit de franche orine  47.100
( s.xiiex; MS: s.xiii3/3 )  Dame reine, Mult fustes ja de bon orine, Quant vus m'amastes seinz desdeing  852
( 1190-1210; MS: c.1300 )  Fiz estes de roi e de reine, Estreit estes de noble orine  2734
( c.1245; MS: c.1255 )  L'un a l'autre nure ne fine, Tant furent de male orine  4988
3origin, source, cause
( c.1200; MS: s.xiiiin )  il (=God) est fontaine e orine de qui issent totes choses  8.4
( s.xiii2; MS: 1333-34 )  de li voleit enquere Coment vindrent en la terre, E dunt, e de quele parentage. E il trestut a Brut counta De lur origne coment ala; Coment en la terre vindrent, E coment aprés se contindrent  (A) 532
de pute orine
prendre orine
1to originate, come into being
( c.1230; MS: 1275-85 )  Yle est matire divine Dunt tute riens pernent orine  316
orient  oriental  original  originalment  orinel  orir 
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