canthathur (1196)

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canthathur (1196)


[ FEW: *2/i,225a cantator; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  chanteor (*); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  cantator n.; MED: ; DMLBS: 262c cantator ]
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1eccl.liturgicaloccupationmusiccantor, precentor, person who leads the singing in a church
( 1196 )  Marchadeus, qui episcopum cum suo archidiacono in armis ceperat, [...] [regi] ait ridiculose lingua sua nativa, “pris vus ai le canthathur e le respondethur,” quod est dictu 'cepi vobis cantatorem et responsorem'  sub cantator (262c)
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