autem mort

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autem mort

1. obsolete A woman who is married. "Autem" is an obsolete slang word for church, and "mort" is obsolete slang for a woman or girl. Your courtship is wasted, my friend, for she is an autem mort already.
2. obsolete A beggar woman who carries about several children and affects to have great devotion to the church or religion, generally as a means of arousing sympathetic charity from others. "Autem" is an obsolete slang word for church, and "mort" is obsolete slang for a woman or girl. The autem morts with their wailing children cluster at the steps of the church for alms.
See also: autem, mort
References in classic literature ?
Footnote: The story is borrowed, language and all, from the Morte d'Arthur.
They had passed the Tete de Morte, were now off the Anse du Pharo, and about to double the battery.
camaras do thesouro de Salomao a traz da morte branca, mas pela
Qui verbum meum audit, et credit ei qui misit me, habet vitam oeternam et in judicium non venit; sed transit a morte im vitam
One of the first books he printed was Malory's Morte d'Arthur.
In 1485, when Morte d'Arthur was first printed, people indeed found it a book "pleasant to read in," and we find it so still.
For the rest of all the wonderful stories of King Arthur and his knights you must go to Morte d'Arthur itself.
It is perhaps because Morte d'Arthur is easily read that it has become a storehouse, a treasure-book, to which other writers have gone and from which they have taken stories and woven them afresh and given them new life.
Morte of Fall River; a daughter, Ileana Gil and her husband Jose' of Shrewsbury; four grandchildren, Amanda Morte, Daniel Gil, Julia Morte and Gabriela Gil.
Une personne est morte et une autre a ete grievement blessee, suite au derapage d'une voiture qui les transportait, dimanche soir, au niveau de la commune de Sidi Ben Adda sur la RN 96, a-t-on appris hier aupres de la Protection civile d'Ain Temouchent.
FORMER Arsenal, Fulham and West Ham winger Luis Boa Morte has signed for Chesterfield, the League Two club have announced.
WEST HAM'S preparations for the new season have been dealt a blow with the news that Luis Boa Morte is unlikely to play again this year.
Summary: West Ham winger Luis Boa Morte is unlikely to play again this year due to injury.
HULL could have two new players to face Arsenal at the weekend after making progress in their pursuit of midfielders Luis Boa Morte and Kevin Kilbane.
HULL CITY will snap up West Ham's forgotten forward Luis Boa Morte for a bargain pounds 1.