Eke äple

Old Swedish Dictionary - eke äple

Meaning of Old Swedish word "eke äple" (or eke æple) in Swedish.

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

eke äple (eke æple)
ekäpple, galläpple. " galla eekääplä stöt dogha mot blodsot" LB 5: 81. " tag ekeäple oc bren tom" ib 7: 291. " nar fluen är i eghe äble" ib 3: 196.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • eghe äble.
  • eekäpplä )

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚽᚴᚽ:ᛅᛕᛚᚽ
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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