Old Swedish Dictionary - ärveköp

Meaning of Old Swedish word "ärveköp" (or ærvekøp) in Swedish.

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

ärveköp (ærvekøp)
arvskifte, uppgörelse om arv. " the beffwen ... som lyddo vppa thet erffe kiöpeth, som giordes effter Olaff Eriksson STb 1: 247 (1480). "

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Själens Tröst. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1871--73.
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