purparlement (s.xii1)

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purparlement (s.xii1)

[ hap]

[ FEW: 7,611b parabolare; Gdf: 6,298c porparlement; GdfC: ; TL: 7,1527 porparlement; DEAF:  parler (*); DMF:  pourparlement; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1spoken word, speech
( s.xii1; MS: 1155-60 )  Ki (=God) enveied sun purparlement (Latin: eloquium) a terre  260.CXLVII.4
2agreement, negotiation
( 1171-74; MS: c.1200 )  Rogers de Wirecestre fist cest purparlement  1775 (var.)
( c.1185 )  Et si lor ad asez brevment Mustré tut lor purparlement  11330
aparlement  parlement  purparlance  purparler  purparlour 
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