soviner (1155)

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soviner (1155)


[FEW: 12,443a supinus; Gdf: 7,568c souviner; GdfC: ; TL: 9,1034 soviner; DEAF:  sovin (soviner); DMF:  souviner; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 3322b supinare]
sovyner;  suviner  


1to knock down, make fall over (on the back)
( 1155; MS: s.xiiex ) Maint en abat, maint en suvine  12603
( c.1185; MS: s.xiii1/3 ) En la lande mort le suvine  1924
( c.1185; MS: s.xiiim ) Od la lance le i ad feru, [...] E lui e sun cheval suvine  4678 beat, defeat
( s.xiiim; MS: c.1335 ) Ne poez tost de dette issir; gardez q'ele ne vos sovyne  94


1to fall over (on the back)
( 1160-74; MS: s.xiiiin ) Cent [...] u plus en trebucherent, Ki unkes puis ne chavalcherent; Si cum il cheent e suvinent  i 219.1565
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