Old Swedish Dictionary - äskia

Meaning of Old Swedish word "äskia" (or æskia) in Swedish.

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

äskia (æskia)
ask, dosa, litet skrin (eg. af ask). ewld i sköt orm i barm mws i äskio ärw onde gäste GO 468.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

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Works and authors cited:

Gamla Ordspråk. Utg. af H. Reuterdahl. 1840.
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