Old Swedish Dictionary - dränkia

Meaning of Old Swedish word "dränkia" (or drænkia) in Swedish.

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

dränkia (drænkia)
dränka. Troj 295. Jfr nidherdränkia.

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • dränka Troj 109, 295) ,
  • *dränkia sik ,

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

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Works and authors cited:

Historia Trojana. Från latinet öfversatt till svenska år 1529. Utg. af R. Geete. 1892. SFSS.
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