summage (s.xii3/4)

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summage (s.xii3/4)


[FEW: 11,64a sagma; Gdf: 7,464c somage; GdfC: ; TL: 9,812 somage; DEAF:  some 2 (somage); DMF:  sommage; TLF: ; OED:  summage n.; MED:  summage n.; DMLBS: 3289a summagium]
somage,  sommage  


1(horse-)load, burden carried by a pack-animal
( 1391 )  [...] pur chival qe port summage [...]  iii 295
( 1394; MS: s.xv1 )  malles, bahus, coffres et autre sommage  156.107.20
merch.unitload of a pack-animal subject to tax or toll
( 1254 )  Item pessoners qi ad deux charettes ové pesson l'un et l'autre mette avant a vendre, et ensement sommages  ii 205
( 1329-30 )  de chescun charette de chose vendable [...] .ij. deners et de chescun sommage obole  3-4 Ed III 93
( 1346 )  le pleintif [...] myst a vente en la ville deux summages de drap  20 i Ed III 391
2zool.horsespack-animal, especially pack-horse (with its load or burden)
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Ly chareiz e ly somages est de Baudas issuz Qe portent les vins e ly forment moluz E la vessele d'or e ly paieles tissuz  5367
( 1333-37 )  tauntqe un pount [...] feust suffisalment reparaillé, issint qe gentz a pee et a chival [...] [od?] summages peussent [...] passer  39
summage et carriage
1(service of providing) carriage by pack-animal
( c.1270; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  Le charetter deit estre sachant de son mester pur garder cez =his chivaus e guier, e pur summage e cariage fere sanz peril de sez chivaus  280.c50
sume#2  sumelier  sumetier  summail  summeier  summier 
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