garoil (c.1250)

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garoil (c.1250)


[ FEW: 23,136a 'bannière'; Gdf: 4,236c garoil; GdfC: ; TL: 4,195 garoil; DEAF: G334 garoil; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 1051c garillum ]
garoile,  garoyle  

This word has now been extensively treated by Frankwalt Möhren in "Onefold lexicograpy for a manifold problem?", in D.A. Trotter (ed.), Multilingualism in Later Medieval Britain (Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 2000), 157-168 (pp. 158-161). This supersedes the older DEAF entry.


1mil.archit.(light) palisade
( c.1250; MS: 1307-25 )  devant un vile en guere Afichom le garoil en tere Pur le barbecan defendre A l'assaut ke home veut rendre  268
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xivin )  Tost vus deveroient maubaillir Li maufee a lur assaillir, Car de verre est vostre garoil  48
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