Old Swedish Dictionary - döpning

Meaning of Old Swedish word "döpning" (or døpning) in Swedish.

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

döpning (døpning)
döpelse, dop. " swa som foräldrane vorto fore sik renasadhe j theres döpning swa sculu ok all barnen hwar fore sik rensas j syna döpning" SvKyrkobr 191.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Svenska Kyrkobruk under medeltiden. Utg. af R. Geete. 1900. SFSS.
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