uncle (1113-19)

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uncle (1113-19)

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[ FEW: 1,188b avunculus /25,1252a avunculus; Gdf: ; GdfC: 10,231c oncle; TL: 6,1105 oncle; DEAF:  oncle; DMF:  oncle; TLF:  oncle; OED:  uncle n.; MED:  uncle n.; DMLBS: 171b avunculus ]
oncle,  unkel,  unkele,  unkle  


1kinshipuncle, the brother of one's father or mother; the husband of one's aunt
( 1113-19; MS: s.xii3/3 )  Philippe de Thaun Ad fait une raisun [...]. A sun uncle l'enveiet, Que amender la deiet  5
( 1312-13 )  le fiz [...] entra les tenemenz aprés la mort sun unkle  Ed II xiii 197
( MS: s.xiv1 )  Ne serreit mester pur uncle ne aunte Al marché mander pur peissoun  64
( a.1399 )  vous estez fitz a roy et unkele a moun seignur lige qe ycy est  156.10
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