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Chaufete Gdf 2, 97b, related to heating not caulking). ] . See Chazelas (1977) and Bréard (1893). . Wansbrough (1996: 165) identifies the same phenomenon in the (rather earlier) Ottoman chancelleries: “The nautical lexicon exhibits of course a borrowed technology whose agents were (mostly) identifiable Greek and Italian mariners/engineers recruited to Ottoman service [. ]. The jargon facilitated naval projects, whether ship-building or warfare”. . For example: Dor (1994: 65, 71). This is an important point: the process is two-way.
Whether Vidos’s hypothesis (and it is no more) is the exact explanation for the transmission of calfatar to Rouen (and thus to French) is immaterial: the point (for our purposes) is that a multilingual working environment is the perfect opportunity for words to be passed between languages. Caulking (if David Trotter that is the sense we are dealing with, rather than the more general and possibly etymologically distinct “waterproofing”)9 is a feature above all of carvel construction (where planks abut rather than overlap); and carvel building is a technique which first developed in the Mediterranean.
DMLBS 1 hulcus (1182a), like the MED, suggests the word is originally Anglo-Saxon: this implies that its emergence in Anglo-Norman and British Latin is more plausibly from Anglo-Saxon than from Dutch. OED (hulk2 ) states rather unhelpfully that it is “a word of early diffusion among the Oceano vox: You never know where a ship comes from maritime peoples of Western Europe, of uncertain origin”. Finally, as a last twist to an already complicated story, the earliest Anglo-Saxon attestation of hulc is in Aelfric’s glossary, where it glosses (Classical Latin) liburna, translated by the DMLBS (1604a) as “light sailing-vessel, ship”.