persequer (s.xiii3/4)

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persequer (s.xiii3/4)

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[ FEW: 8,264b persequi; Gdf: 6,113b persequer; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  persecuter (persequer); DMF:  persequer; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 2233b persequi ]


1to persecute, torment
( s.xiii3/4; MS: c.1275 )  E ense [sic] persequirent Abraham nostre pere, quant il fu pelerins, [...] e ensi feseyent en lur poer a tuz lé pelerins. E le ire Nostre Seygnur les anticipa a la parfin  618
persecuter  persecution  persecutour 
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