demangler (s.xiii1)

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demangler (s.xiii1)

[ FEW: 6/i,199a manganon; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: 2,1362 demangler; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
demagler,  desmagler  


1to mangle
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiii1 )  del lur cros les demaglerent, Char e nerfs lur depecerent  683
( 1260-70; MS: s.xiv1 )  (The hideous creature) De ces (=ses) denz l’ad (=the monk) demanglé (var. (B: s.xiv1/4) maschez)  3633
to massacre
( s.xiii3/3; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  A Sarazins firent ils maux e les demanglerent Et asez se vendirent cher eynz qe morerent  375
( 1280-1307; MS: s.xiv1 )  Ceus (=the Scots) furent les cheytifs qe demaglaint (var. (U: s.xiv1/3) desmagleient; (A: s.xiv1/4) demaglerent) l’aumaille [...]; al (l. as) chens lessoint l’entraylle  319.949
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