quintal (s.xivin)

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quintal (s.xivin)

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[ FEW: 19,94b qintar; Gdf: ; GdfC: 10,462c quintal; TL: 8,101 quintal; DEAF:  quintar (quintal); DMF:  quintal; TLF:  quintal; OED:  quintal n.; MED:  quintale n.; DMLBS: 2634c quintallus ]
Latin; Arabic


1weightunitquintal, hundredweight, one hundred pounds
( s.xivin; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  De chescun millier de feer [...] vendu par millier, iiij d., et de chescun quintal vendu par sey, j d.  190
( 1323-25 )  il me delyvera les .cc. quyntall[es] de plumb qe nostre seyngnur le roy avoyt doné  234
( 1339 )  soit mandé [...] de liverere [...] .xxx. tonelx de pomadre, .L. quintalx de fer, deux quintalx d'ascer [...]  ii 109.32
( 1347-59 )  En.vj. quintals de rosin (=resin) achaté as ditz escomers, pris quintal .iij. s. .iiij. d.  iii 147
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