ralumer (c.1120)

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ralumer (c.1120)


[ FEW: 26,342a *alluminare /*5,444a luminare 1; Gdf: 6,572b ralumer; GdfC: 10,478a rallumer; TL: 8,234 ralumer; DEAF:  alumer (ralumer) / alumer (realumer); DMF:  rallumer; TLF:  rallumer; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1to light again, re-ignite
( c.1230; MS: 1275-85 )  une funtaine [...] Ke les tisuns ardanz afume, E les tisuns esteinz realume  1040
2to make radiant, light up again
( c.1275; MS: s.xivex )  [...] Pur sa luour qui te ralume  2420


1also_fig.to recover one's sight, be enlightened
( MS: c.1120 )  Las! [...] cum esmes avolglez! [...] De noz pechez sumes so ancumbrez, La dreite vide nus funt tresoblier, Par cest saint home doussum ralumer  620


1to light up again
( 1213; MS: 1213 )  Si descendit nis ensement Del ciel un feu a grant esclaire Don tantost tot li luminaire S'esperneit e soi ralumot  12173
alumer  illumer  lumer#1  relumer 
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