atravers (c.1165)

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atravers (c.1165)

[ FEW: 13/ii,224a transversus; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  travers (*); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  atravers adv. and prep.; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
atraverse,  attravers,  atravars  29.2  


( 1396; MS: c.1400 )  des cordels pendans as fenestres attravers la rue  82
( 1421 )  […] a lours measons demesne atravers Tamese  iv 148
ferir atravers
1 to run through, stab
( c.1250; MS: s.xv1 ) le feel fert de poignoun A travers son compaignoun  (O) 332rb
venir atravers
1 mil. to come to face (in battle)
( 1160-74; MS: s.xiiiin ) un conrei fist iloec tenir, lances reddes, prez de ferir, si que a travers Franceis vendreient quant a Neel asemblereient  i 218.1531


1lawat traverse, at issue
( MS: 1419 )  et les parties soient atravers et a issue  212


1 completely, utterly
( c.1165; MS: s.xiiiex ) Li turneiemenz cumença [...] A traverse furent perdu E tuit quatre furent cheu  147.125
entravers  travers 
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