Old Swedish Dictionary - byäng

Meaning of Old Swedish word "byäng" (or byæng) in Swedish.

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

byäng (byæng)
en bys gemensamma äng. solde ok vpläth. .. I fiärthungs attung jordh. . swa widh som thän byänghän ligger SD NS 3: 88 (1415).

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Svenskt Diplomatarium. Bd 6 s. 265--584. 1916--21. Bd 8 s. 1--272. 1953.
(Svenskt Diplomatarium. Ny Serie.) Svenskt Diplomatarium från och med år 1401. Bd 3. Utg. genom C. Silfverstolpe. 1885--1902. -- Bd 4 s. 1--240. Utg. genom K. H. Karlsson. 1903--1904.
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