Old Swedish Dictionary - besväria

Meaning of Old Swedish word "besväria" (or besværia) in Swedish.

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

besväria (besværia)
- part. pret. med ed STyrkt, edfäST. war besworeth medh xij (129 manna nämpd STb 1: 317 (1481). (nära) förBunden. seen j ey at var bwsoren ven vdo biscoper komber her ginSTan farandes J Buddes b 152.

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • besoren.
  • besworen) ,

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

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Works and authors cited:

Codex Bureanus. Se Lg.
Själens Tröst. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1871--73.
J Buddes b
Jöns Buddes bok. Utg. genom O. F. Hultman. 1895.
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