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hor·rent

 (hôr′ənt, hŏr′-)
adj. Archaic
Covered with bristles; bristling.

[Latin horrēns, horrent-, present participle of horrēre, to tremble, bristle.]

horrent

(ˈhɒrənt)
adj
bristling or rough

hor•rent

(ˈhɔr ənt, ˈhɒr-)

adj.
bristling; standing erect like bristles.
[1660–70; < Latin horrent-, s. of horrēns, present participle of horrēre (see horrendous)]
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The STYGIAN Councel thus dissolv'd; and forth In order came the grand infernal Peers, Midst came thir mighty Paramount, and seemd Alone th' Antagonist of Heav'n, nor less Then Hells dread Emperour with pomp Supream, And God-like imitated State; him round A Globe of fierie Seraphim inclos'd With bright imblazonrie, and horrent Arms.
Si en un primer momento la heterogeneidad en los objetivos de las ocho ediciones consultadas haria que seguirlas a todas fuera caotico (frente a la reconstruccion y regularizacion metrica de Horrent esta la conservacion a ultranza de Colin Smith), resulta cierto que su consulta ayuda a consolidar un mapa de los principales problemas ecdoticos del Poema detallados por el mismo Orduna: "aproximadamente 130 versos han sido enmendados por la critica con soluciones distintas.
Etudes de philologie romane et d'histoire litteraire offertes a Jules Horrent a l'occasion de son soixantieme anniversaire.
Ruckzug in epischer Parade: Karl-Heinz Bender, Romanische Forschungen 79 (1967): 186-96; Joel Grisward, Cahiers de Civilisation Medievale 7 (1964): 497-504; Jules Horrent, Romance Philology 24, 3 (Feb, 1971): 554-56; Matthias Waltz, Zeitschrift fiir romanische Philologie 81 (1965): 527-30.
Thus when, our wonted valley left, we gain The mountain's horrent brow, and mark from thence The sweep of lands extending with the sky; Or view the spanless plain; or turn our sight Upon yon deep's immensity;--we breathe As if our breath were marble: to and fro Do reel our pulses, and our words are mute.
Sed quemadmodum tirones leviter saucii tamen vociferantur et manus medicorum magis quam ferrum horrent, at veterani quamvis confossi patienter ac sine gemitu velut aliena corpora exsaniari patiuntur, ita tu nunc debes fortiter praebere te curationi.
69-75 in Etudes de Philologie Romane et d'Histoire Litteraire offertes tit Jules Horrent.
284), for Jacques de Caluwe, 'une amitie plus virile que l'amour' ('Les Liens "feodaux" dans Daurel et Beton', in Etudes de philologie romane et d'histoire litteraire offertes a yules Horrent, ed.
Theab horrent nature of such crimes unfortunately serves as a reminder that racial abuse and harassment continues to blight aspects of our national game.
Cuestiones linguisticas" en Etudes de Philologie Romane et d'Histoire offerts a Jules Horrent Liege, 1980, pags.
Estudios mas detenidos sobre el romance y sobre su relacion con epica e historia pueden verse en Giuseppe Di Stefano (1988), Jules Horrent (1974) y Mercedes Vaquero (1900).
Dans Etudes dephilologie romane et d'histoire litteraire ofertes a Jules Horrent.