barure (c.1335)

Browse the Dictionary


Search Results

Your search results will appear here.

barure (c.1335)

[ FEW: *1,257b *barra; Gdf: 1,584c bareure; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  barre (barrure); DMF:  barrure; TLF:  barrure; OED:  barrier n.; MED:  barrer n.; DMLBS: 184c barrura ]


1jousting barrier, list
( c.1335; MS: s.xivm )  (for the tournament) furent faites barures [...] de bone meryn  146
2 confinement, prison
( MS: c.1335 )  qe el se tienge en barrere En pes, quar soun mary l’ageyte  iii 152.22
This is an AND2 Phase 1 (A-E) entry © 2000-2006 The Anglo-Norman Dictionary. On-line entry partially revised after the print version of AND2 went to press (2007-03-22) The printed edition of AND2 A-E is published by Taylor & Francis for the MHRA, sole owners of the print-media publication rights. All other rights reserved. Digitisation funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom.