manier2 (c.1136-37)

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manier2 (c.1136-37)

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[ FEW: 6/i,280b manuarius; Gdf: 5,148a manier 2 /5,157b manuier; GdfC: ; TL: 5,1059 manier 1; DEAF:  manier; DMF:  manier 2; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
maneir;  maner,  manner,  manuer (l. manner)  2906 (var.)  

a.

1docile, tractable
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  Or le (=hawk) vienc reveeir quels il seit, de quel pris, S'il veut estre maniers u veut estre jolifs  4262
manier a, de
1expert in, accustomed to
( s.xii4/4; MS: s.xiii )  Cil furent [mult] bon chevaler, De porter lur armes manier  2309
( s.xiiiin; MS: c.1300 )  mil chevaliers [...] Que plus sunt as armes maniers  18720
dedicated to
( 1181-85; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Establi est tut [a] premer Ke tut lé frere sei[e]nt maner De ceo tenir ke il unt voé  634
arc manier
1mil.hand-bow
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  Dunc manderent pur lur archiers, Al rei traistrent od arcs manners  2906
( c.1160; MS: s.xiiim )  De tant cum get d’un arc maneir  1623
main#1  maniable  manuel 
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