Old Swedish Dictionary - gala

Meaning of Old Swedish word "gala" in Swedish.

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

1) gala. - om höns. the hönor som plägha gala äller trodha andra PMSkr 256. - om korp. crocitare. .. gala som korpin gal GU C 20 s. 155. - om kråka,. ib s. 150. - om gök. Se Sdw 2: 1225.

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • gal GU C 20 s. 155) ,

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

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Works and authors cited:

Glossarii Latino-Svethici specimen vetustum. E cod. mscr. Bibliothecæ Reg. Acad. Upsal. Diss. Ups. præs. J. H. Schröder. 1845.
Peder Månssons Stridskonst och Stridslag. Utg. af G. O. Hyltén-Cavallius. 1845.
GU C 20
Latinskt-Svenskt glossarium efter Cod. Ups. C 20. Utg. av E. Neuman. S 1--583. 1918--20, (hand 2) s. 1--169. 1938--42. SFSS.
Peder Månssons Skrifter på svenska. Utg. af R. Geete. 1913--15. SFSS.
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