envius (1113-19)

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envius (1113-19)

[ FEW: 4,799a invidia; Gdf: 3,316c envieus; GdfC: 9,496a envios; TL: 3,720 envïos; DEAF: ; DMF:  envieux; TLF:  envieux; OED:  envious adj.; MED:  envious adj. 1 / envious adj. 2; DMLBS: 1468c invidiosus /1468c invidus ]
envious;  emvious,  emvius;  envuos,  envous,  ennvius  10848  

a.

1emotionenvious
( c.1230?; MS: s.xiiim )  Ele est legere e enviuse, Avere e chiche e cuveituse  3149
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  nous trovoms les meyns pussantz envious e orgoillous  90
( MS: s.xiv1 )  Ne seez pas emvious Ne plain de ire ne cuveitus  (H) 41
2ill-natured
( c.1185 )  Li levrers esteit famillus E fu mult fel e envius  3296

s.

1emotionenvious person
( 1113-19; MS: s.xii3/3 )  Se li envius Est tant de putes murs Que il nel voillet oir  139
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  [...] Ces mauveis envius ki m’envient forment  1935
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiii1 )  (the) Devil: Si crurent l’amonestement De l’envius kis enginnia  1453
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii2 )  custume est as envius Que gruçus sunt e ennuius  57vb16
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