transgression (s.xiii2)

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transgression (s.xiii2)

transgressione,  transgressioun  

s.

1unlawful act (against another person), transgression
( 1280-1307; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  la cognicion Des causes e querels sur transgression  ii 392
( 1329-30 )  d'enquer de checounn maner de felonyes etc. e transgressions  251
2digression
( s.xiii2; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Avaunt derrai de ma resoun, Ne frai ore nulle transgressioun  823
bref de transgression
1lawwrit of trespass
( 1312-13 )  Un hom porta bref de transgression vers un altre e dist qe a tort prist la sue jumente [...] a force et armes  Ed II xiii 144
( 1315 )  C'est un bref de transgressione a force et armes  Ed II xix 30
This is an AND1 entry © MHRA 1977-1992: reproduced with permission. Digitisation funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom.
transgression