purprestur (s.xivin)

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purprestur (s.xivin)

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[ FEW: 9,315b praestare; Gdf: 6,304c porpresteor; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  prester (porpresteor); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  purprestor n.; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
porprestor,  porpresture,  purprestour,  purpresture,  purpresturer,  purpretur  


1lawpurprestor, usurper, one who makes an encroachment
( c.1292; MS: c.1300 )  Endreit de purprestures voloms qe les nusauntes (var. nusantes porprestures (W)MS: s.xiv) soint ostez a coustages de ceux qi lé averount fet (var. des provours (A)MS: s.xiv; des fesours (W)MS: s.xiv; dé purpresturs (M)MS: s.xivin; des purpernours (C)MS: s.xiv1/3)  i 74.9
prest#1  prest#2  prester#1  prester#2  prestore  prestur  purpresture 
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