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Route, v. Fr. to snore, 3647,4165—to roar, F. ii. 5.30.
Routhe, n. Sax. compassion, 11824--the object of com-

paffion, 11833.
Routbeles, adj. without compassion, T. ii. 346.
Row, n. a line of writing, F. i. 448. See Rew.
Row, adj. Sax. rough, 3736, 16329; C. D. 772; he

loked wel rowe, R. G. 507.
Rovne v. Sax. to whisper, 5823, 7132.
Rubeus, 2047. See Puella.
Rubins, n. pl. Fr. rubies, 2149.
Rucking, part. pr. of rucke, or rouke, v. Sax.lying clofe,

Rudde, n. Sax. complexion, 13657. See Rode.
Ruddock, n. Sax. a bird called Robinredbreast, A. F.

349. Rufus, pr. n. 432, a Greek physician, of whose works

fome are extant. See Fabric. Bibl. Gr. l. iv. c. 3.
Ruggy, adj. rough, 2885.
Rullel, pr. n. the fox is called Dan Ruffelin ver. 15340,
from his red colour 1 fuppose.

Sachelles, n. pl. Fr. small facks, Bo. i. pr. 3.
Sacked freres, R. 7462, friars wearing a coarse upper

garment called faccus, Mat.Paris, ad an. 1257;“Eo-
“dem tempore novus ordo apparuit Londini de

quibusdam fratribus ignotis et non prævisis, qui, “ quia faccis incedebant induti, Fratres Saccati voca

"bantur." Sucre, n. Fr. a sacred folemnity, C. D. 2135. Sade, adj. Sax. grave, steady, 8878, 8923--forrowful,

repentant, 16345. Sadly, adv. steadily, carefully, 2004; this messager

drank fudby ale and wine, 5163, this messenger ap

plied himielf to drink, a. and w. Sadness, n. gravity, steadiness, 8328,9465.

Saffron, v. Fr. to tinge with saffron, 12279.
Saie, for feie, pa. t. of se, v. Sax. faw, T. ii. 993.
Saile, v. Fr. to assail, R. 7338.
Sailours, n. pl. R. 770, may mean dancers, from the

Lat. Fr.; fo in P. P. 68, for I can-neither saylen, · ne faute, ne fyng, to the gyterne : the lines which Chaucer has here translated are not in the best edit. of the Rom. de la Rose, Paris 1735, but they are quoted by Junius, Etym. Ling. Angl. in v. Timbeftere, from an edit. of 1529;

Apres y eut farces joyeuses,
Et batelleurs et batelleuses,
Qui de parle palle jouoyent,
Et en l'air ung basin ruoyent,
Puis le scavoyent bien recueillir

Sur ung doy, fans point y faillir,
where it is plain that the author is speaking of jug-

glers rather than dancers.
Saine, for feine, part. pa. of fe, v. Sax. seen, R. 7445.
Saine, pr. n. the river Seine, 11534.
Salade, n. Fr. a sort of armour for the head, C.D. 1554.
Salades, n. pl. Fr. fallads of herbs, F. L. 412.
Salowe, falue, v. Fr. to salute, 1494, 10405.
Salued, part. pa. 11622.
Saluinges, n. pl. falutations, T. ii. 1568.
Samite, n. Fr. Gr. a rich silk, R. 873; T. i. 109. See

Du Cange in v. Examitus.
Sanguin, adj. Fr. of a blood-red colour, 441, 2170.
Sarlinishe, R. 1188, should perhaps be sarsinisbe, from

the Fr. farrafinois, a fort of fine silk used for veils.
See Du Cange in v. Saracenicum and Saracenum. It is

still called farcenet.
Sarpleres, n. pl. packages of a larger size than facks,
Bo. i. pr. 3. See Du Cange in v. Sarplerium. Sarpilog
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lére, Fr. a piece of canvas, &c. to wrap or pack up

wares in, Cotgrave.
Saten, pa. t. pl. of fit, v. Sax. 2895.
Satalie, pr. n. the ancient Attalia, 58.
Save, n. Lat. the herb fage, 2716.
Sauf, adj. Fr. fafe. See Vouche--faved or excepted,

685, 1 2048, 12216.
Saveté, n. Fr. fafety, R.6869.
Saule, for foule, 4185; 4261.
Savour, v. neut. Fr. to taste, to relish, 5753.
Savouring, n. Fr. the sense of tasting, P. 156.
Savourous, adj. fweet, pleasant, R. 84.
Saufeflume. See the n. on' ver. 627.
Sautes, n. pt. Fr. afsaults, B. K. 419.
Sautrie, n. Fr. Gr. a musical string inftrument, 3213,

3305. See Rote,
Sarve, n. Sax. speech, discourse, 1528,16159; R.6475

-a proverb or wise saying, 6242.
Say, for sey, pa. t. of se, v. Sax. fàw, 6227, 9810.
Scall, n. Sax. a scale or fcab, Ch. wordes to bis scrive-

ner, 3.
Scalled, adj. scabby, scarfy, 630.
Scantilonc, n. Fr. a pattern, a scantling, R. 7114.
Scarce, adj. Fr. fparing, stingy, R. 2329.
Scariot, pr. n. Judas Iscariot, 15233.
Scarmifise, n. Fr. a skirmith, a battle, T. ii.934, v. 1507.
Scathe, n. Sax. harm, damage, 448, 9048.
Scatbeful, featbeliche, adj. pernicious,4519;L.W.1370.
Scathetes, adj. without harm, R. 1550.
Selaundre, n. Fr. Nander, 8598,8606.
Scendre, adj..flender, 9476.
Scochons, n. pl. Fr. scutcheons of arms, F. L. 216.
Scolaie, v. Fr. to attend school, to study, 304. See the

Script, n. Fr. á writing, 9571; T.Ö. 1130.

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Scripiures, 11. pl. Fr. writings, books, 2046.
Scriven-like, T. ii. 1026, like a fcrivener or writings

master; efcrivain.
Seames, n. pl. Sax. Ieams, futura, P. 211.
Secree, adj. Fr. fecret, 9783, 15646.
Secrenefje, n. privacy, 5193-
Seculer, adj. Fr. of the laity, in opposition to clerical,

9127, 15456. Sarli, v. Sax. to produce seed, R. 4344. See, n. Fr. a seat, 14155; T. iv. 1023:fees, pl. F. iii.

I 20. See, v. Sax. to see; God you fee, 17751, God him fre,

4576, may God keep you or him in his right. In T. ii. 85 it is fuller-God you save and fie-to look; on to fee, 3247, to look on. See the note, and T. ii. 130; that-ye wolden soinetime frendly on me fet, that

ye wouid sometimes look friendly on me. Ste, n. Sax. the fea, 2458, 3033; the grete sec, 59. A

learned frieud has liggested to me that the sea on the coast of Palestine is called The Great Sea in the Bicle, [See Numb. xxxiv. 6,7, 70. xv. 1 2,] which puts the mcaning of the appellation in this passage

out of all doubt. Sege, n. Fr. a liege, 939. Seie, sey, pa. t. of see, v. Sax. saw, 5229,8990; T. v.

816-part. pa. feen, 6134. Seignoris, n. Fr. power, R. 3213. Sein, part. pa. of fee, v. Sax. seen, 10267, Seinde, part. pa. of senge, v. Sax. singed, 14851, Seint, n. Fr. ceinel, a girdle, 331, 3235. Seini uarie, n. Fr. fanctuary, 12887. Seke, v. Sax. to seek, 13, 17. Seke, adj. Sax. sick, 18. Selden, adv. Sax. seldom, 10125; felden time, 8022. $14, n. Fr. a seal, 7710; feles, pl. T. iii. 1468.


Self, selve, adj. Sax. answering to the Belg. felf, the Fr.

même, the Lat. ipse, and the Gr. Avtos. See the Efsay, 66. n. 30.-With the article prefixed it answers to the Lat. idem and the Goth. famo, from whence our fame. See ver. 2586; in the felve moment, in the same moment; ver. 11706, in the selve place, in the same place.-Thefe two usages of the adj. self, when joined to a substantive, might be confirmed by the uniform practice of all our writers from the earliest times down to Shak(pere; but as they are both now obsolete I chuse rather to take this opportunity of adding a few words to what has been said in the Ejay, &c. loc. cit. upon the usage of the adj. self when joined to a pronoun, in which light only it appears to have been considered by Wallis, when he pronounced it a substantive, answering nearly to the Latin persona.-Dr. Johnson, in his Dictonary, has very rightly established the primary fignification of self to be that of an adjective, but in its connexions with pronouns he seems rather inclined to suppose it a substantive; first, because it is joined to possessive or adjective pronouns, as my, thy, her, &c.; and secondly, because it has a plural number, felves, contrary to the nature of the English adjective. The latter reason, I think, cannot have much weight, when it is remembered that the use of selves as the plural number of self has been introduced into our language since the time of Chaucer. Selven, which was originally the accusative ca. sing. offelf, is used by him indifferently in both numbers; I myfelven, 9334; ye yourselven, 9380, 12676; he himselven, 4464, 9919.-The former reason also will lose its force if the hypothesis which I have ventured to propose in the Elay, &c. loc. cit. Thall be admitted, viz. that in their combinations with

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