shrine (1413)

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shrine (1413)


[ FEW: *11,336b scrinium; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  shrine n.; MED:  shrin(e n.; DMLBS: 2981c scrinium ]
schrine,  schryne,  shryne  


1 eccl. shrine, repository for holy objects or a saint’s relics
( a.1399; MS: a.1399 )  pres la schryne de seint Edwarde  146.12
( a.1399; MS: a.1399 )  pristrent les testes del ercevesqe et de les autres [...] et les porterount [...] tanqe la schrine del abbaye de Wymoustre  145.29
( 1413 )  devisa .xx. s. de quit rent [...] a parceiver annuelment [...] un tapre =candle devaunt le shryne de Seint Thomas le glorious martir a Cantirbirs, pur l'alme del dit Johan Flete  iv 371
( 1428-29 )  jeo lise a lumer dez taperez de la shryne de Cantirbury .xx. s.  ii 383
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