scume1 (1163-70)

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scume1 (1163-70)


[ FEW: 17,137a *skum-; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  scum n.; MED:  scome n.; DMLBS: ]


1 foam, froth
( MS: s.xiii/xiv )  Assit etiam coclear magnum, quo spuma gloss: (D) coum vel ebulitio olle possint castigari  i 181.61 and ii 66.61
med. froth, foaming saliva
( 1163-70; MS: s.xiii2 )  L’ire del ciel [...] d’une paralisiun la fiert Que sa buche torst a so’ oreille [...], Des denz  (ed. Desdenz) eskigne =gnash e scume (l. escume?) en rent  6158
escume  scumer#1  scumer#2  skimerie 
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