Old Swedish Dictionary - arfgänger

Meaning of Old Swedish word "arfgänger" (or arfgænger) in Swedish.

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

arfgänger (arfgænger)
berättigad att taga arf. t the sculin wardha arfgenge mädh thic SvB 209 (början af 1500-talet).

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

Part of speech: av

Grammatical aspect: adj.

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

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Works and authors cited:

Svenska Böner från medeltiden. Utg. af R. Geete. 1907--09. SFSS.
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