Old Swedish Dictionary - bortförning

Meaning of Old Swedish word "bortförning" (or bortførning) in Swedish.

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

bortförning (bortførning)
bortförande (i landsflykt). exlilium tydher borth förnigh, ällar aff landhe sino wt körnigh JMP 111.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • -förnigh )

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

Works and authors cited:

Svenska Medeltids-postillor. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. Fortsatta af R. Geete. Del. 3, 4, 5. 1893--1910. SFSS.
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