passer2 (s.xii1)

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passer2 (s.xii1)

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[ FEW: 7,727b passer; Gdf: 6,23c passer 2; GdfC: ; TL: 7,452 passer 2; DEAF:  passer 2; DMF:  passer 2; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 2135b passer ]


1orn.zool.sparrow, small bird with brownish-grey plumage
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 ) Je veillai, e faiz sicume passer sultis en maisun  102.101.8
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 )  Serunt saulé li fust del camp, e li cedre de Liban, lesquels il planta; iluec li passere ferunt lur nid  104.103.18
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