bruir (1121-35)

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bruir (1121-35)

[ FEW: 15/i,301b *brojan; Gdf: 1,745c bruir; GdfC: 8,388b bruir; TL: 1,1175 brüir; DEAF:  brüir; DMF:  brouir; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1to burn
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiiex )  Coledesburc idunc bruid (var. (H: s.xiv1/4) bruillit), [Li feus] celestre le alumad  1468
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  unt un grant feu alumé U les dous queors unt enbrasé. [...] E quant les [quers] erent brui (var. (W: s.xivin) bruilli), [...]  8493
2to burn through
( 1121-35; MS: s.xii3/3 )  sacez vereiement Que l’en l’adamas bruist e fent Par le sanc de buc e de plum  2894

1burning, hot
( s.xii3/3; MS: s.xiii2/4 )  Le fouc (=fire) estoit mult fier e grant, E la flambe cler' e bruiant  936
( c.1230; MS: 1275-85 )  Iloc est la zone bruant Ke mer e terre fet builla[n]t (var. (C: s.xiiiex) bruant; (D: s.xiii2) bruillant)  441
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