[noisille] (s.xiii1)

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[noisille] (s.xiii1)

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[ FEW: 7,226b nucicula; Gdf: 5,518a noisille; GdfC: ; TL: 6,735 noisille; DEAF: ; DMF:  noisille; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 1944b nucicula /1944b nucilla ]
nusille,  nusil;  nycel  

Just like petite noiz sub noiz1, the diminutive seems to refer specifically to the ‘hazelnut’. See also noisette.


1bot.fruitsmall nut, hazelnut
( s.xiii1 )  avellana: nusils  20
( MS: s.xiii )  In virgulto magistri Johannis cerasus fert cerasa [...] avellana avellanas (gloss: nusilles)  i 202.77 and ii 153.77
( MS: s.xiii ) avellanas: (L) nusilles (var. (C: s.xiiiex) nugagis;  (D: s.xiii/xiv) petite noys )  ii 143.77
noiz#1  noisette  noisiller 
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