Old Swedish Dictionary - afskrädhning

Meaning of Old Swedish word "afskrädhning" (or afskrædhning) in Swedish.

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

afskrädhning (afskrædhning)
afskräde, afskum. wi ärum swa som wärldinna affrensilse ok affskrädhningh (purgamentq et peripsema) SpV 401.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Speculum Virginium -- Jungfruspegel -- öfvers. från latinet af Mathias Laurentii. Utg. af R. Geete. 1897--98. SFSS.
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