Old Swedish Dictionary - brödhätare

Meaning of Old Swedish word "brödhätare" (or brødhætare) in Swedish.

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

brödhätare (brødhætare)
brödätare, spisande. folkit war när Vᴹ (t000) brödätare (Jfr Lart. discubuerunt ergo viri, numero quasi quinque milia) MP 4. 270.

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

Part of speech: nn

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛒᚱᚯᚦᚼᛅᛏᛆᚱᚽ
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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