sodomien (s.xii1)

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sodomien (s.xii1)


[ FEW: 12,22b Sodomita (*); Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: 9,704 sodomien; DEAF:  sodomite (sodomien); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1 Bibl.demonym Sodomite, inhabitant of the city of Sodom (in reference to Genesis 18:20-21)
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 )  Neient acertes est li nostre Deus sicume li deus d'icels, e li nostre enemi sunt jugedur; De la vigne des Sodomiens la vigne d'icels, e des suzciteains de Gomorre  137.6.47


1 theol. of sodomy, pertaining to the practice of a form of sexual intercourse considered sinful
( 1280-1307; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Peché sodomien, usure et symonye  411.2146
sodomie  sodomite  sodomitein  sodomiterie 
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