trenchee (s.xiiiin)

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trenchee (s.xiiiin)

trenché,  tranchee,  tranché  
(it is not possible to establish a valid distinction in Anglo-Norman between trenché and trenche except in verse)

s.

1cutting blow
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xivin )  od puncture de lance et od trenchee d'espee  43.30
2clearing, glade
( s.xiii2; MS: s.xivm )  Arbres i vi de totes partz Par entre tre[n]chees e assartz  53
3trench
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  devant les entrees Il fait tranchés e fossés  (B) 11406
( 1324-25 )  come deux tranchees soient faitz par mie les prees  i 416
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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