Old Swedish Dictionary - begära

Meaning of Old Swedish word "begära" (or begæra) in Swedish.

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

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • begerda: -et STb 3: 307 (1496) ),
  • begära i gen , begära tillbaka, begära att återfå. begärer nu almoghen igehn then deel ther sammankommen war HSH 13: 49 (1324, Brask). STb 3: 307 (1496).

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

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