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Do not compare here

Original French:  Ne me parragonnez poinct icy

Modern French:  Ne me parragonnez poinct icy


Paragonner

Paragonner. To paragon; equall, match, or compare with; also, to examine, or try the goodness of a thing, by comparing it with other (excellent) things.

Randle Cotgrave [–1634?]
A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongue
London: Adam Islip, 1611
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parragonnez

Comparez.

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 10 February 2013. Modified 12 November 2014.

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