Old Swedish Dictionary - dilfrö

Meaning of Old Swedish word "dilfrö" (or dilfrø) in Swedish.

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

dilfrö (dilfrø)
dillfrö. " thager man diilfrö" LB 8: 41. ib 2: 43. Jfr dilla frö, dilz frö.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • diil- )

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

Works and authors cited:

Läke- och Örte-Böcker. Utg. af G. E. Klemming 1--10. 1883--86.
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