richir (s.xii3/4)

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richir (s.xii3/4)

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[ FEW: 16,714a rîki; Gdf: 7,187a richir /7,187b richoier; GdfC: ; TL: 8,1272 richoiier; DEAF:  riche (richer, richir, richoiier); DMF:  richir; TLF: ; OED:  rich v.1; MED:  richen v.2; DMLBS: ]
richeier,  richeir,  richer,  richier  

v.a.

1to enrich, make rich
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  eshaucer Macedoigne e ses lois adrecer, E richer (vars. richeir (C)MS: s.xiiim; richeier (P)MS: c.1310) mes parenz, mes compaignons aider  6899

v.n.

1to become rich
( c.1378; MS: s.xivex )  Te fray molt largement richir  474
2to gloat, feel satisfaction
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiiiex )  Orgoil si est le premier [...] Cest serjant partout erre [...] Nul ne li semble qui tant vaut ki puisse a lui conformer, tant se joist a richier  148

v.refl.

1to enrich oneself, become rich
( c.1378; MS: s.xivex )  Luy boes tollir de ta maistrie; Car dont l'eglise est enpovrie, Jammais ly roys se richera  2232
( c.1378; MS: s.xivex )  Par leur maltolt se font richir  24340
enrichir  riche  richei  richement#1  richement#2  richesce  richeté  richor 
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