Old Swedish Dictionary - dröghilse

Meaning of Old Swedish word "dröghilse" (or drøghilse) in Swedish.

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

dröghilse (drøghilse)
el. f. dröjsmål. är för swadane drögelse skull stort hinder kommit HSH 13: 93 (1524).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • -else )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Handlingar rörande Skandinaviens historia. 1816 ff.
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