aumaille (s.xii1)

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aumaille (s.xii1)

[ FEW: 24,588b animal; Gdf: 1,226b almaille 1; GdfC: 8,83a almaille; TL: 1,671 aumaille; DEAF: ; DMF:  aumaille 1; TLF:  aumaille; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 68a almalia ]
aumaile,  aumail,  aumale,  aumaeile;  almaille;  amail,  amaile,  amaille;  animaille,  animale,  animal,  augmaile,  augmaille  Ed II xvii 108 almeyl  32-33 Ed I 43 animaillie  76 n.9
pl. anemaus  103  


1zool.animal life
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 )  Iceste mer grande e spaciose […]; Almaille petiz ot les granz; iluec les nés trespasserunt  105.103.27


1livestock(domestic) animal, cattle
( s.xii1; MS: 1155-60 )  Les tues almailles (Latin: Animalia tua) habiterent en li  113.LXVII.11
( 1174-75; MS: s.xiiex )  riches sunt d’almaille, de bofs e de chevals  1182
( c.1200; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Mil almailles sacrefiat le jur  (B) 12429
( c.1290; MS: s.xv1 )  al vert terail (M.E. landschar) Ou li pastour siet ové l’aumail (M.E. orf)  (B) 101r
( 1267; MS: c.1300 )  Le syme jour la tere ahurnastes De amaile e de bestes  30
( 1267; MS: c.1300 )  Arbres, e herbes, e frut e flur, Aumaile e oyseaus ensement  5523
( MS: c.1305 )  tote manere de aumayle, ceo est a saver, boefs et vaches  14
( s.xiv1; MS: s.xivm )  la gresse […] de aumail que pris est de beste  69rb
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