Old Swedish Dictionary - armlädher

Meaning of Old Swedish word "armlädher" (or armlædher) in Swedish.

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

armlädher (armlædher)
armläder, till rustningen hörande läderstycke som skyddar armen. SD 3: 287 (1316).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • armläthir )

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

Works and authors cited:

Svenskt Diplomatarium. Bd 6 s. 265--584. 1916--21. Bd 8 s. 1--272. 1953.
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