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suget (c.1170)

sugeit,  sugett,  sugget,  sujet;  soget,  sogiet;  subget,  subgit,  subgiet,  subjet,  subject;  souget,  souuget,  sougit;  suzgit,  souzgit;  susget,  susgit,  susjet;  suzget,  susjet,  pl. suggestz  20 i Ed III 219 suggifs  20 i Ed III 371 suggistez  II 302 i  

a.

1subject, owing allegiance
( a.1382 )  qe le realme d'Engleterre en nulle maner serreit sugett al realme de Fraunce  16.12
2subject (to)
( 1300 )  Suget a la lei le Rei  1039
( s.xiv1; MS: s.xivex )  cele (= chapel) fut sogette al eglise de A.  422
3submissive
( 1213; MS: 1213 )  Q'a lui de pure volenté Subjet, obeissanz soion  88va
4fastened, attached
( c.1170 )  Od dous petiz eschamelez, Ki a ses mains furent susjez  2310

s.

1subject (of a secular ruler)
( c.1292; MS: c.1300 )  Edward [...] a touz ses feaus et sugez de Engleterre  i 1
( s.xiv1 )  ly soverains doit amer ses sougés  16
2subject (of an ecclesiastic)
( 1311 )  L'abbé pur porter bref devers son souget ...  Ed II xi 144
( 1343-44 )  Il mesme est sovereyn du chapitre et de la priorie, par quei de ses sugets ne deit il eide aver  17-18 Ed III 535
3subject, one addicted to a vice or sin
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  ... veez coment icés devant di set pecchez [...] occient lour suggez felonessement en alme  41.7
4subject (of book, etc.)
( 1268; MS: c.1300 )  Le suget de cest livere, ou la matire  553
5person standing below
( 1271-72; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  ... les darz descendent plus deveement en les subjez  97.8
This is an AND1 entry © MHRA 1977-1992: reproduced with permission. Digitisation funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom.
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