avoler (1121-35)

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avoler (1121-35)

[ FEW: 24,204b advolare; Gdf: 1,539b avoler; GdfC: ; TL: 1,777 avoler; DEAF:  voler (avoler); DMF:  avoler; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 39c advolare ]


1also_fig.to fly away
( 1155; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Vis li fu, la ou il dormeit, Que haut en l'air un urs veeit De vers orient avolant  11247
( s.xiii1/4; MS: s.xiiiex )  Pur ço avolay de tey mun Pere amunt, Ke par tey seynt sauvé ki em mey crerunt  2479
2to come flying
( 1121-35; MS: s.xii3/3 )  Pur nus vint Deus en terre Pur noz anmes cunquere, A nus vint avolant [...] Cum eigle  2077
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