entaille (s.xii¼)

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entaille (s.xii¼)

[ FEW: 13/i,48a taliare; Gdf: 3,246c entaille; GdfC: ; TL: 3,545 entaille; DEAF:  taillier 1 (entaille); DMF:  entaille; TLF:  entaille; OED:  entail n.1; MED:  entaille n.1; DMLBS: ]
entaile;  antaile  

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1decor.carving, sculpture
( s.xii¼; MS: s.xiv1 )  (the wall of Paradise) Tuz ert entrins, sanz antaile (Latin: sculptura)  1677
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  mult fu bon li ors, E mult riche l’entaille qe parust par dehors  5390
( c.1235; MS: c.1235 )  (An idol) Par engin est cuntrefait en l’entaille u peinture  597
decor.jewel.cutting (of gems)
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii2 )  Ore comencerai le livre Marbodi de l’entaille de gemmes  278
( s.xiii1/3; MS: s.xiiiex )  quant ele (=a jasper) est entailé de la veyle entaile (Latin: incisione veteri) […] ele est de haute vertu  122
engraved likeness
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii2 )  Si en ele (=an aetites) est trové un egle entaillé [...] Si la l’entaille est un peisun, mult vaut la u l’em pecche  286
2shape, build
( 1396; MS: s.xv1 )  trois blans leverers […] bien currantz et de bon entaille  29.14-15
nature, shape
( c.1235; MS: c.1235 )  Quant ad la croiz veue e le crucifi en sun, Ben veit ke signifie la l’entaille e la façun  324
( 1397 )  [...] draps enbroudez pour la sepulture et toutz autres pieces de la suyte, de quel condiscion ou l’entaille que soient  i 229
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