mesciner (c.1136-65)

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mesciner (c.1136-65)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: 6/i,599a medicina; Gdf: 5,211a meciner; GdfC: ; TL: 5,1332 meciner; DEAF:  mecine (meciner); DMF:  méciner; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]

v.a. cure, treat
( c.1235; MS: c.1235 )  De tes morteus plaies te purrunt mesciner  1667 cure, save
( c.1136-65; MS: c.1200 )  Francs de nature deivent estre Ki d'almes meciner sunt meistre  9154

v.n. cure, find a remedy
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Assez i ot mires pur ly mediciner (var. (P: c.1310) mires entur lui mesciner)  2793 (var.)
( s.xiii2/3; MS: s.xiii2 )  A tel lune fet bon seigner Et de tuz malz mesciner  96


1med.medical treatment, curing
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii2 )  Prierent k'il fust porté A sa maisun pur mesciner  6524
mediciner  mescinal  mescine#1  mescinement 
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