Old Swedish Dictionary - berädda

Meaning of Old Swedish word "berädda" (or berædda) in Swedish.

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

berädda (berædda)
rädda. " sköt erneST ey pa nagan cloSTer frydh eller pa nagat, thet han ville sit liff med hielpe eller beredde" STb 4: 79 (1505). Jfr Sdw 2: 1197.

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • beredde )

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

Works and authors cited:

Själens Tröst. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1871--73.
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