Old Swedish Dictionary - hälta

Meaning of Old Swedish word "hälta" (or hælta) in Swedish.

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

hälta (hælta)
hälta, halthet. PMSkr 230. " kombir hälthan til aff seno wärk" ib 231.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • hältha.
  • helta: -o )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Peder Månssons Stridskonst och Stridslag. Utg. af G. O. Hyltén-Cavallius. 1845.
Peder Månssons Skrifter på svenska. Utg. af R. Geete. 1913--15. SFSS.
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