tup2 (c.1136-37)

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tup2 (c.1136-37)

tupe;  top,  toup;  topt,  toupt  


1forelock, hair on top of head
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  Trenchié aveient lur tupez, Trestuz orent les tups trenchiez  6080-81
( s.xiiiin; MS: c.1300 )  Mahumet prist par le toup  881
( c.1250; MS: s.xivin )  En vostre chef vus avez toup (M.E. a top)  (T) 120v
2top, highest part
( 1369 )  Lé Raftres [...] vj pouces de laeure al pee et v pouces al top  442
3tuft, portion of flax put on distaff
( c.1250; MS: s.xivin )  E serencez du lin le toup (M.E. hechele a top)  (T) 120v
( MS: s.xii4/4 )  Lur tref unt [...] sus desqu'es tups sachés  (V) 932
tup devant
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  El tup devant del traitur fist une verge tortre entur  4459
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