[Sca-cooks] Harfleur 1415
johnnae at mac.com
Wed Jun 3 13:32:02 PDT 2009
The electronic Middle English Dictionary is up at
Cart is defined here
Wain is here
Maybe the footnote is the medieval equivalent of covering all the bases,
ie 'to provide trucks and vans'
or 'minivans and crv's'.
Ian Kusz wrote:
> On Sun, May 31, 2009 at 3:24 PM, Johnna wrote:
>> /* Feeder a, /ix., 248. Robert Hunt, Sergeant-Carter, to provide carts and
>> wains for the King's use, May, 1415. /\M-, /31o, 312.
> Wait! I thought carts and wains were the same thing. As in, wains are
> carts, carts are wains. What's the difference?
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