poeros (1323-25)

Browse the Dictionary


Search Results

Your search results will appear here.

poeros (1323-25)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: 9,234b posse; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
ls(loanword: Gascon )

For a brief discussion on the sense of this rare word, see AF Gascony 68 and 69. An association with ‘apr. poderus, bdauph. pweyrus’ in the FEW (9,234b) seems likely.


1powerful, mighty
( 1323-25 )  Trescher e poeros seignur. A le vostre noble seignurie fatz assaver que je alay au chasteu de Sompuy [...]  91
poable  poance  poant  poantment  podestat  poer#1  poer#2  poeste  poesté  poestif  poestivement  possible  possiblement  possibleté  potence  potent  potestat  potestatem  pouaille  pussablement  pussance  pussant  pussantment  pussaument 
This is an AND2 Phase 4 (N-O/U-P-Q) entry. © 2013-17 The Anglo-Norman Dictionary. All rights reserved. Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom.