sibile (1141)

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sibile (1141)


[FEW: ; Gdf: ; GdfC: 10,672c sibile; TL: ; DEAF:  sibile; DMF: ; TLF:  -; OED:  Sibyl n.; MED:  sibil(le n.; DMLBS: 3057a Sibylla]


1femaledivin.Siby, woman who who has powers of divination, oracle
( 1141; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Il furent dis sibiles, Gentils dames nobiles, ke orent en lur vie Espirit de prophecie  1
( 1141; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  'sibile' erent nomees [...] Tutes femmes savantes Ki erent devinantes  11
( 1141; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  La quinte sibilla Out nun Eristria  27
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