madian (s.xiiiin)

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madian (s.xiiiin)

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[ FEW: 19,111b Mahdiya; Gdf: 5,63a madian; GdfC: ; TL: 5,769 madian; DEAF:  madïan; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]

pl. madianiz  


1Bibl.theol.Midianite, a nomadic people from Old Testament times
( c.1360-79; MS: s.xivex )  Commanda lors que tost veeu Soit toute femme qui parcru Fuist de la madiane foy  17109


1toponymMidian, area occupied by the Midianites
( c.1230; MS: 1275-85 )  Juste cel liu fu Madian, Dunt Jetro fu prestres meint an  777
2Bibl.theol.Midianite, a nomadic people from Old Testament times
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiiim )  Sur Ebreus venent Madianiz  (E) 4264
( c.1360-79; MS: s.xivex )  Ce parust qant le poeple hebreu Les Madians ové leur desroy Trestout venquiront au tournoy  17104
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