corbel1 (1174-75)

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corbel1 (1174-75)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1239b corvus; Gdf: 2,298c corbel; GdfC: 9,198a corbel; TL: 2,847 corbel; DEAF:  corp 1 (corbel); DMF:  corbeau; TLF:  corbeau; OED:  corbel n.; MED:  corbel n.; DMLBS: 490b corbellus 2 ]
corbelle,  corbeau,  corbeu, 
pl. corbeaux  


1orn.zool.crow, raven
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii1 )  Se vos trovez en nule piere un serpent entaillié ki ait […] sur sa cue un corbel […]  289
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Oes de corbel si valent mult a manger  i 178
( MS: s.xvm )  un corbell’, rafne  301
2archit.corbel, projection of stone or wood to support the weight of a beam, girder (etc.)
( 1292 )  mettre en les dit murs trefs ou corbeaux  i 247
( 1419 )  qe le dit suppliant ferroit .xij. corbellez en le dit esglise  495
( 1460-61 )  pro operacione de lé corbellez in choro  152
( 1476-77 )  pro .vj. magnis lapidis vocatur [sic] corbelles  27
( 1174-75; MS: s.xiiex )  N’i aveit el pais ne vilain ne corbel N’alast Flamens destruire a furke e a fleel  1080
pé de corbel
corf#1  corbement 
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