esteiller (1121-25)

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esteiller (1121-25)

[ FEW: 12,253a stella; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,560a esteler 1; TL: 3,1372 esteler 2; DEAF: ; DMF:  étoiler / étoilé; TLF:  étoiler / étoilé; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 3191a stellare ]
esteiler;  esteller,  esteler;  estoilier,  estoiller,  eteiler  

v.a.

1astron.to fill with stars
( c.1174; MS: s.xiiiin )  Quant li filz fait le pere, li ordres est muez: Li ciels est suz la terre, n’est un point estelez  4825
( c.1200; MS: c.1200 )  S’il oust ore un tel ciel crié, E se il le poust si esteller [...]  2665

p.p._as_a.

1astron.starry
( 1121-25; MS: s.xiv1 ) [...] A lui qui fist cel estelet  1278
( 1190-93; MS: s.xiv2/4 )  la nut a cel estelé  1410
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiiim )  li cels ki est solier estelé  i 7.9
( c.1235; MS: c.1235 )  Li esperitz [...] regne eu cel esteillé  1017
( MS: 1330-40 )  Le ciel fust estoillé saunt nue  18.220
( MS: s.xiv1 )  en tens cler kaunt le firmament est esteilé  42.368
zool.(of animals) blazed, bearing a white spot on the head
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  El frunt devant sunt (=tame wolves) estelez, Cum si Deu les eust merchez  307
decor.studded
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  (the walls were) D’un blanc argent burni, de fin or estelees  4303
spangled
( c.1275; MS: s.xivex )  Ceste char de sanc arosee Est droitement ciel apelee, Kar de son sank est estelee  491
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