esguarder

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

esguarder

  1. to look at
  2. to study, to observe

Synonyms[edit]

Quotations[edit]

circa 1170, Christian of Troyes, Yvain ou le Chevalier au lion:

Et li leons, qui che esgarde,
De li aidier plus ne se tarde[.]
And the lion who was watching
Did not wait any longer to help him.

Conjugation[edit]

  • This verb conjugates the same as a verb ending in -er. In addition, the forms that would normally end in *-d, *-ds, *-dt are reduced to just -t, -z, -t. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Descendants[edit]