Äptir bidha

Old Swedish Dictionary - äptir bidha

Meaning of Old Swedish word "äptir bidha" (or æptir bidha) in Swedish.

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

äptir bidha (æptir bidha)
v. stanna efter. Hans eon gik op vidher hans sidha, thet vilde ey äpter bidha Ivan (ed. Noreen) 6310.

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

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

Works and authors cited:

Herr Ivan Lejonriddaren. Utg. af J. W. Liffman och G. Stephens. 1849.
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