Old Swedish Dictionary - böle

Meaning of Old Swedish word "böle" (or bøle) in Swedish.

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

böle (bøle)
boning, bostad, i ortnamn. nybyli SD 1: 661 (1285). " de thygböle" ib 2: 106 (1291). kwernæböle ib 3: 249 (1316). " alt diskare böle" FH 7: 49 (1495). Jfr landboa böle.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • byli )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Handlingar till upplysning af Finlands Häfder. Utg. af A. I. Arwidsson. Del 1--9. 1846--57.
Svenskt Diplomatarium. Bd 6 s. 265--584. 1916--21. Bd 8 s. 1--272. 1953.
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