Old Swedish Dictionary - afköpa

Meaning of Old Swedish word "afköpa" (or afkøpa) in Swedish.

As defined by K.F Söderwall's dictionary of Medieval Swedish:

afköpa (afkøpa)
köpa (ngt) af (ngn). med dat. och ack. huilken mwr han hanom aff köpte fore ena summa peninga SJ 2: 184 (1491). ib 232 (1493). 234 (1493).

Orthography: Early Old Swedish used different letters for ä and ö, so afköpa may have also been written as afkøpa

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • -kofftä SJ 2: 234 (1493) ),

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛆᚠᚴᚯᛕᛆ
Medieval Runes were used in Sweden from 12th to 17th centuries.

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Works and authors cited:

2 Stockholms Stads Jordebok 1474--1498. Utg. genom H. Hildebrad [och L. M. Bååth]. 1889, 1914.
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