caladre (1121-35)

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caladre (1121-35)

[ FEW: 2/i,51b *calabra; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 324a charadrius ]
Latin caladrius  


1orn.zool.all-white, gull-like bird
( 1121-35; MS: s.xii3/3 )  Caladrius est nun e un oisel que truvum Trestut blanc en verté, Cum mave est furmé  2143
( 1121-35; MS: s.xii3/3 )  Kaladre signefie Jesu le fiz Marie: Tut est blancs espurget E mundes de pechet  2175
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  La nature de un oysel qe est apelé caladre  (ms. calabre) si est […] remenable a la digne nostre Dame  63
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