purprision (1367)

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purprision (1367)

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[ FEW: 9,350b prehendere; Gdf: 6,305c porprison; GdfC: ; TL: 7,1555 porprison; DEAF:  prendre (*); DMF:  pourprison; TLF: ; OED:  porprision n.; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1lawillegal seizure, occupation, usurpation
( 1367 )  lesserent les terres de la purprision des queles d'une part et d'autre feust lors mention faite tout outrement en point estat et condition q'eles estoient le jor devant  i 914
mesprisun  purprendre  purprise  purprision  purprisour 
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