brael (s.xii)

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brael (s.xii)

[ FEW: 1,479b braca; Gdf: 1,718b braiel; GdfC: ; TL: 1,1112 braiel; DEAF:  braie (braiel); DMF:  braiel; TLF: ; OED:  brail n.1; MED:  brail n.; DMLBS: 214a braiellum ]
braele;  brahel,  braihel,  braiel,  brail,  braioel,  braiol,  braoil;  braer; 
pl. braheals,  braelis,  braels,  braeuz; 
pl. breelles,  braelleis  


1costumebreech-girdle, belly-band, drawers, breeches
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  li cops avala, ne fist arestement Tresqu’il vint al brael  3402
( MS: c.1250 )  hoc baltheum: brael  i 424
( MS: c.1250 )  hoc subligar, brael  i 416
( c.1250; MS: s.xv1 )  al braiel [...] Pen la lanere que vous attache Les. ij. chauces  (B) 94v
( 1260-70; MS: s.xiv1 )  Sun brael avala, cum ust mester, Si comença al pastur cunter tut son peché  9149
( MS: s.xiiiex )  ventrale: brael  ii 170
( MS: s.xiiiex )  brachileum: brayl  ii 57
( MS: s.xiii/xiv )  brachile: (D) brael  ii 55
( MS: s.xiii2 )  lumbare: (C) brayel(var. (D: xiii/xiv) uardecors; (L: xiii/xiv) vesture de reyns)  ii 68
( MS: s.xiii/xiv )  lumbare gallice: brael  ii 147
leather thong, strap
( c.1250; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Si ert le chartil de bons braheals (M.E. wyythes) Ferm lyez as esseals  (5) 152v
( c.1250; MS: 1307-25 )  becheus  855
( s.xiv1; MS: s.xv2 )  un brahel a cartdehel  26.L50 (D)
( s.xiv1; MS: s.xv2 )  brael id est a cartuyche  26.L50 (D)
2orn.falc.zool.anat.brail (the feathers about a hawk’s rump)
( MS: s.xiv1/3 )  Li braieus (var. (D: 1272-82) brayol) ch’est une tuffete de blance plume vers le fundement desos le keue  36B
( 1356-57; MS: s.xivex )  ly baume [...] vient des petites arbresteaux qe ne sont mye plus haut qe jusques au braier d’un homme  153
( MS: s.xii )  lumbaribus: breelles, anglice bregeldelis  i 110
( MS: s.xiii )  lumbaria: brael, braeuz  i 227
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