Old Swedish Dictionary - hägger

Meaning of Old Swedish word "hägger" (or hægger) in Swedish.

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

hägger (hægger)
hägg, prunus padus Lin.?

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • häggia barker
  • hägge- )

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