14th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English orpin, from Anglo-French, from orpiment
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“Orpine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/orpine. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.
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