tenebrur (1113-19)

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tenebrur (1113-19)


[FEW: 13/i,203a tenebrae; Gdf: 7,678a tenebror 1 /7,678b tenebror 2; GdfC: ; TL: 10,201 tenebror 1 /10,202 tenebror 2; DEAF:  tenebre (tenebror); DMF:  ténébreur; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
tenebror,  tenebrour  


1darkness, absence of light
( 1113-19; MS: s.xii3/3 ) Luur apelet jur E la nuit tenebrur  324
( c.1185; MS: s.xii1/3 ) Cil urent cler tens tot le jor, Bel et suef sans tenebrur  374
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm ) Maudit seit qe lumere torne en tenebrour  129
( 1360-79; MS: s.xivex ) l'oill qui sont deinz soy pesant Voiont le meulx en tenebrour  6807
theol.darkness of Hell
( c.1235; MS: c.1235 ) in Hell est grant tenebrur, nuit sanz enjurner  1678
( 1267; MS: c.1300 ) Seif sanz estancher, e grant ardur, Lermes des oiz, e tenebrur Sanz ordre, [e] continuel dolur  12799
2theol.spiritual darkness, state of separation from God (associated with sin)
( 1136-65; MS: c.1200 ) Les simples traient a error E de lumere a tenebror  7638
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii2 ) le salveur Ki nus jette de tenebrur E nus mette en sa luiur  3803
3dark period, sombre times
( s.xiiim; MS: s.xiiiex ) la tres grant dolour Et la grant discipline et la grant tenebrour Ke heer feseint des nos cele gent payenour  681


1dark, without light
( c.1170; MS: s.xiii1 ) [...] Tant que il avalerent enz el val tenebror  217.627
tenebré  tenrebres  tenebrus  tenegre 
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