resteance (c.1275)

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resteance (c.1275)


[ FEW: *10,316a restare; Gdf: 7,121c restance; GdfC: ; TL: 8,1080 restance; DEAF:  rester (restance); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 2804b restantia ]
restance,  resteaunce,  resteiance,  restence ,  resceiance (l. resteiance)  

An overlap with resistence exists as a result of the etyma of both nouns (restare and resistere) using the same perfect tense forms in Latin.


1resistance, opposition
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  work de langur est allegeance, a maladie resteance, savacion des gentz  142
mil.armed resistance, opposition
( 1380 )  [...] et pur la restence de lour malice y faut avoir bone ordenance et force  iii 71
hindrance, impediment
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  par resteaunce De venz e de mal orage Ne poeyent venyr a rivage  4092
sanz resteance
1 without objection, willingly
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Joe vus comaunk ke saunz resteaunce De ceste femme vus en alez  5422
( MS: s.xiv )  nous [...] tenuz d’obeier a touz vos comandement[z] et pleisers sanz resceiance (l. resteiance)  395.48b
faire resteance a
1to hinder, impede
( 1307 )  sire Thomas Foleiaumbe fuist custemers a faire resteance [...] al (l. as) ministres [...] le roy qe luy volleyent destreyndre  iii 194
resistence  restat  reste#1  reste#2  restement#1  rester#1  restif  restiver 
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