nuet1 (c.1240)

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nuet1 (c.1240)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: 7,172a nodus; Gdf: 5,535c nouet; GdfC: ; TL: 6,702 nöet; DEAF: ; DMF:  nouet; TLF:  nouet; OED:  nodule n.; MED:  nodule n.; DMLBS: 1923a nodulus 2 ]
noet,  noit; 
pl. nués  

The word is a diminutive of nu1, but it is debatable whether some forms here may merely be variants of nu.


1costumesachet, pouch (secured by a knot)
( 1433 )  Item, .vjxx. et .x. petites perles hors de nuet cheutes semblablement d'aucuns joyaulx  B139
2med.surg.implementplug or pellet used in performing a cautery
( c.1240; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  A la dulur des reinz suz memes les reinz en la funteinele faites seon al (=with, by means of) noet  i 83.xliii
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