Old Swedish Dictionary - bedrövogher

Meaning of Old Swedish word "bedrövogher" (or bedrøvogher) in Swedish.

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

bedrövogher (bedrøvogher)
bedröfvad. " ther the iomfrwn bedroffwigh stodh" MD 191.

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

Part of speech: av

Grammatical aspect: adj.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • bedroffwigh )

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

Works and authors cited:

Svenska Medeltids dikter och rim. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1881--82. SFSS.
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