Old Swedish Dictionary - dyrträ

Meaning of Old Swedish word "dyrträ" (or dyrtræ) in Swedish.

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

dyrträ (dyrtræ)
dörrträ, dörrkarm. " lmz tässens lamsens blodh, tha wighes oc hälgas allas thera dorträ som tro oppa ensamnan gudh" SvKyrkobr 316.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • dor- SvKyrkobr 316 )

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚦᛦᚱᛏᚱᛅ
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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