agardement (1113-19)

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agardement (1113-19)

[ FEW: 17,513a *wardôn; Gdf: 1,157c agardement /3,463c esgardement; GdfC: ; TL: 3,1061 esgardement; DEAF: G209 garder (agardement); DMF:  égardement; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
esgardement,  esguardement  


1(action of) looking
( 1113-19; MS: s.xii3/3 )  (sheep’s horns) Sign[e]fient itant Que arere et avant Nostre Sire esgardat […] E en l’esgardement […] Tut vit quanc que il freit  1513
2sight, presence
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 )  Esdrece tei, Sire, ne seit confortet li huem; Seient jugees les genz el tuen esguardement  10.20
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 )  E dist qu’il deperdreit els, si Moyses li suens esliz n’estoust en fragnement en l’esguardement de lui  160.22
3 view, opinion
( 1141; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  En sun esgardement Se despira forment  685
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  Pernez tut a pleisir mun or e mun argent E des nefs […] al vostre esgardement (var. (H: s.xiiim) agardement)  3907
law award, judgement by a court
( 1330 )  la ditte A. feust arestu […] sanz agardementz et causes […] fait devers lui  ii 58
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiim )  Pus l’ad fet […] pendre as querefu[r]s que seit esgardement  (O) 5204
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