obole (1272-1307)

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obole (1272-1307)

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[ FEW: 7,278b obolus; Gdf: 5,556a obole; GdfC: 10,219b obole; TL: 6,957 obole; DEAF:  obole; DMF:  obole; TLF:  obole; OED:  obole n. / obolus n.; MED:  obolus; DMLBS: 1974a obolus ]

(abbrev.) ob'  


1curr.finan.obole, small silver coin, either an English halfpenny or a French coin worth half a denier
( 1272-1307 )  quatre deniers pur totes chose, ou .iii. oboles pur ses souz  99
( 1291 )  usé est en l’avauntdite vyle qe si play de dette qe amounte outre .xvi. d. obole seyt mu devaunt les baillifs de meyme la vyle [...]  i 179
( 1327 )  a prendre de chescun quartier ob’ (var. une maille) pur les custages de ceux qi se entremettroient des choses susdites garder  136
( c.1340 )  chacun mariner prendra le jour trois deniers obole  12
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