pleintive (1260)

Browse the Dictionary


Search Results

Your search results will appear here.

pleintive (1260)

[ hap]

[ FEW: *9,17a plangere; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  plaint (*); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
plaintive,  pleintife,  pleyntive  


1femalelawfemale plaintiff, prosecutor (in court), woman who brings a complaint
( 1260; MS: s.xiii3/3 )  si gist le bref la ou la plaintive ad partie e partie nient  45
( c.1292; MS: c.1300 )  Et a ceo purra la pleintive respoundre et dire, qe la tenaunte a tort ceo dit, car ele ne fu mie sa femme  ii 272
aplaindre  pleignement#1  pleigneor  pleindre  pleinement#1  pleinte  pleintement  pleintif  pleintur 
This is an AND2 Phase 4 (N-O/U-P-Q) entry. © 2013-17 The Anglo-Norman Dictionary. All rights reserved. Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom.