penissement (s.xiii2/4)

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penissement (s.xiii2/4)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: *9,114a poena; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  peine 1 (*); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]

This word is rare, and may be a substantival formation analogous to punissement but generated from the poena stem.


1theol. penitence, atonement for sins
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii2 )  Par ferm quor de penissement Metum veals tant pur nus saver Cum nus feimes pur nus blescer  5713
peine#1  peiner#1  peinous  peinousement  peinur  pena  penable  penablement  penal  penalté  penance  penancerie  penant  penible  peniblement  penibleté  penif  penil#3  penitance  penitancer  penitenciel 
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