The Alternative Old French Dictionary: pissier

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Entry definition

pissier etymology From vl *pissiāre, present active infinitive of *pissiō, of originally Germanic origin or of echoic origin.
verb: {{head}}
  1. (vulgar) to piss; to excrete urine
    • 1303, Bernard de Gordon, Fleur de lis de medecine (a.k.a. lilium medicine), “cecy le fera estarnuer ou pissier, this will make him sneeze or piss, page [http://www.infirmiers.com/pdf/jerome-vanderhaeghe-master2.pdf 177] of this essay
descendants:
  • Middle English: pissen (borrowed)
    • English: piss (borrowed)
  • French: pisser
  • German: pissen (borrowed)
  • Russian: писать 〈pisatʹ〉 (borrowed)

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