bove1 (c.1230)

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bove1 (c.1230)

[ FEW: 1,473a *bova; Gdf: 1,714a bove; GdfC: ; TL: 1,1101 bove; DEAF:  bove; DMF:  bove; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 210c bova ]
bowe;  bou; 
pl. boves,  boues,  bouz,  bowez  


1cave, cavern
( c.1230; MS: 1275-85 )  Lez cesti sunt fosse mult lees, E caves e boves (var. (G: s.xivin) boefs) celees  1490
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  quant chalur del soleil ardaunt lur chace de entre les bouz souz terre  122
pit ( ?)
( s.xiii4/4; MS: 1307-15 )  vindrent a une grant bowe ki des Engleis fust la fete pur eus deceivre  134
2drainage channel
( MS: s.xiii )  cataractibus: boues  ii 112
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