tyre (s.xiii1)

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tyre (s.xiii1)


[FEW: 13/ii,464a Tyrus; Gdf: 7,725b tire 1; GdfC: ; TL: 10,319 tir 2; DEAF:  tire 1; DMF:  tyr; TLF: ; OED:  tyre n.1; MED:  Tire n.3; DMLBS: 3537a Tyrius]
tyr;  tire  


1textiletoponymsilk material, rich cloth form the Phoenician island city of Tyre
( MS: s.xiii1 ) Si en fet geter [...] Les tyrs e les pailes e les cendals pleiés  836
( 1463 ) laces d’or, tires de soie ou d’or  ii 397
2beverageoenol.toponymstrong sweet wine from Tyre
( 1415-17; MS: s.xv1 ) vous arés de bon malvesey, romeney, osey, tyre, vyne creett, vernage, ypocras, et vyne blanc  22
( 1483-84 ) mesmes lez merchaunte et merchauntes amesnent, ovesque chescune but de malvesie et ovesque chescune but de tyre, dix bowestaves bons et able stuff  ii 494
tyret  tyrien 
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