Old Swedish Dictionary - äpleträ

Meaning of Old Swedish word "äpleträ" (or æpletræ) in Swedish.

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

äpleträ (æpletræ)
äppelträd. . nar thu planttar äple trä, tha thakin borth the första fructena, som wäxir, ok äthin hänne ey SpV 274.

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

Part of speech: nn

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛅᛕᛚᚽᛏᚱᛅ
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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