Old Swedish Dictionary - anfang

Meaning of Old Swedish word "anfang" in Swedish.

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

anfall, angrepp. " göre anfangh jn oppaa thöm" HSH 19: 159 (1506). " at forscriffne högboren furste noget anfong innen täss giort haffde pa noghre" FM 133 (1502, gammal afskr.).

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • anfong )

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

Works and authors cited:

Nya källor till Finlands Medeltidshistoria. Utg. af E. Grönblad. 1857.
Handlingar rörande Skandinaviens historia. 1816 ff.
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