Old Swedish Dictionary - äteliker

Meaning of Old Swedish word "äteliker" (or æteliker) in Swedish.

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

äteliker (æteliker)
ätlig, ätbar. " at war mather wari ätheliken" LfK 84. " al ätelik ting" LB 3: 28.

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

Part of speech: av

Grammatical aspect: adj.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • -liken )

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

Works and authors cited:

Läke- och Örte-Böcker. Utg. af G. E. Klemming 1--10. 1883--86.
Skrifter till Läsning för Klosterfolk. Utg. af F. A. Dahlgren. 1875.
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