Hälghe gäster

Old Swedish Dictionary - hälghe gäster

Meaning of Old Swedish word "hälghe gäster" (or hælghe gæster) in Swedish.

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

hälghe gäster (hælghe gæster)
eg.: den helige ande. helgeandshus. " aa winstra handena tha som gangx til hälgha gäst" KTb 3 (1430).

Orthography: Early Old Swedish used different letters for ä and ö, so hälghe gäster may have also been written as hælghe gæster

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • hälgha gäst) ,

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

Works and authors cited:

Kalmar stads tänkebok. Utg. av I. Modéer och S. Engström. 1945. SFSS.
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