Old Swedish Dictionary - ängia

Meaning of Old Swedish word "ängia" (or ængia) in Swedish.

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

ängia (ængia)
tränga, tvigna. K. Cristiern. .. kränkte sin breff moot alle ty loffvet var ängde oss til (påtvang oss) en utlenskan biskop moott alles vore minne oc samtycke HSH 17: 93 (1523?). Se Dahlgrens Glossarium.

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • ängde )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Handlingar rörande Skandinaviens historia. 1816 ff.
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