cheson1 (c.1250)

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cheson1 (c.1250)

[ FEW: 2/i,295b occasio; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  ochaison; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
chesoun,  chesun;  chaisun,  cheison;  caisun  


1cause, reason
( c.1250; MS: s.xv1 )  E les dames sunt ententives Pur bien laver lur gencives (M.E. gomys) E si est ben cheson certeine Que elles le font pur bon eleine  (B) 93r
( 1280-1307; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  sa mort fust la cheson Par ount le uncle avait la possessioun  ii 124
( MS: s.xiii/xiv )  causa: (T) chesun  ii 29
( MS: s.xiii/xiv )  occasum: (D) chesun  ii 78
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