areste1 (s.xii3/4)

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areste1 (s.xii3/4)

[ FEW: 25,221a arista; Gdf: 1,392b areste 1; GdfC: 8,177a areste; TL:  areste 2; DEAF: ; DMF:  arête; TLF:  arête 1; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 125b arista ]
arest;  hareit  


1bot.awn, beard (of wheat)
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Ne valt trenchant espié plus qe escherde ou areste  7202
( c.1290; MS: 1307-25 )  En graunge gardez vous des arestez (M.E. anenes, eyles)  356
( MS: s.xiii2 )  aristas: arest .s. heile  ii 25
( c.1285; MS: c.1312 )  (food for horses should be) medlé ové un poy de paille de forment […] e nent ové paille de orge pur ce q’il i a trop de arestes qe hovissent (var. lynereyent) les bouches des chivaus  330.c81
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xivin )  […] venter fourment, severir les arestes et la paille hors des nettes greines  187.9
( s.xivin; MS: 1382 )  F[emme] pur areste d’orge grate (M.E. W[oman] for awne of barly clawith)  121
( s.xvin; MS: s.xv1 )  En graunge gardez vous de hareit (M.E. eilez)  30.8
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