shethe (s.xiv3/4)

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shethe (s.xiv3/4)


[ FEW: ; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  sheath n.1; MED:  sheth(e n.; DMLBS: ]


1 weapons sheath, scabbard, case or cover for a blade
( s.xiv3/4 )  ordeigné est [...] qe nulle dudit artifice rien ne overe desoreenavaunt, des buklers ne de shethes, de noetaine, samady ou autres jours veiles de solempne festes  i 29
( 1420 )  [...] qe nulle persone enorre en temps avenir ascunes des geynes appellez shethes, ne metaille, sinoun argent  iv 126.18
( 1463 )  [...] cisours, rasours, shethes, cardes a juer espinges patins [...]  ii 397
shether  shetherescraft 
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