Old Swedish Dictionary - afmäla

Meaning of Old Swedish word "afmäla" (or afmæla) in Swedish.

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

afmäla (afmæla)
förtala, nedsätta. med dat. afmelto (detrahere) ambrosio Bil 643. Jfr amäla.

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

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

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Works and authors cited:

Codex Bildstenianus. Se Lg.
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