[barbet] (c.1305)

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[barbet] (c.1305)

[ FEW: 1,247a barba; Gdf: 1,580c barbete; GdfC: 8,291a barbete; TL: ; DEAF:  barbe (barbete); DMF:  barbette; TLF:  barbette; OED:  barbet n.1; MED:  barbet n.; DMLBS: 182a barbetta ]

pl. barbé,  barbés,  barbez,  barbuz  


1costumefemaleveil worn by women to cover the chin and neck
( c.1305; MS: c.1330 )  La maundent les broués, se aseent au diner, Jettent les barbez (var. (C: s.xivin) barbés; (O: s.xivm) barbuz; (C: s.xivin) barberes), la bouche pur overer  266
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