prendure (1403-04)

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prendure (1403-04)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: 9,339b prehendere; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  prendre (*); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]

This rare lexeme is to be interpreted either as the stem of prendre1 followed by the -ure suffix, or as a deviant spelling of the nominal use of the infinitive of prendre1.


1(act of) taking, performing, carrying out
( 1403-04 )  Item pur prendure de destresses en Wodestrete - .xj. d. ob.  5 Henry IV
( 1410-11 )  Item pur pain, servoise et vyn as veisins al prendure del seisin [...]  13 Henry IV
prenable  prenance#1  prendre#1  prendre#2  prendre#3  prendre#4  prenement  preneur  prisable#1  prise#1  prise#2  prisee 
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