wandelard (s.xiiiin)

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wandelard (s.xiiiin)

ls(loanword: M.E. (?))


1minor official
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Bailifs, viscuntes e wandelarz  979
2cheat, swindler
( c.1245; MS: c.1255 )  Tiranz est e wandelardz, Gupilz e[st] u leopardwandelard [...] Deners cum usurer amasse ...  5175
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  Plusours gentz sont semblables a wandelardz qe sont par lur trespas cheuz en la merci lur seignour  86
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