Old Swedish Dictionary - brystknöper

Meaning of Old Swedish word "brystknöper" (or brystknøper) in Swedish.

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

brystknöper (brystknøper)
eller *brystknöpe, m. (pl. -a) bröstknapp. 4 brystknöpa om 1 lödogh marc oc 1 1/2 lod VKU 62 (1550). ib 32 (1542).

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Vadstena klosters Uppbörds- och Utgiftsbok 1539--1570. Utg. af C. Silfverstolpe. 1895.
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