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If of its juice you put in a bucket of water,

Original French:  Si d’icelluy ius vous mettez dedans vn ſeilleau de eaue,

Modern French:  Si d’icelluy ius vous mettez dedans un seilleau de eaue,


seilleau

Petit seau, diminituf de seille, mot usuel en Anjou et Poitou.

François Rabelais [ca. 1483 – ca. 1553]
Oeuvres. Tome Cinquieme: Tiers Livre
Abel Lefranc, editor
Paris: Librairie Ancienne Honoré Champion, 1931
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Posted 9 February 2013. Modified 10 December 2015.

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