Bände

Old Swedish Dictionary - bände

Meaning of Old Swedish word "bände" (or bænde) in Swedish.

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

bände (bænde)
eg. det hvarmed något bindes; band med länkar och öglor hvari saker fastbindas på hästryggen; korg som vid klöfvande fastbindes på hästryggen? (se Rietz, Sv. Dialektlexikon s. 75; Ordbok öfver allmogeord i Helsingland s. 9). 2. juga, 1. clifsaul 1. bænDi SD 5: 416 (1345, nyare afskr.).

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

Part of speech: nn

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

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Works and authors cited:

Di
Sagan om Didrik af Bern. Utg. af G. O. Hyltén-Cavallius. 1850--54.
SD
Svenskt Diplomatarium. Bd 6 s. 265--584. 1916--21. Bd 8 s. 1--272. 1953.
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