Old Swedish Dictionary - hama

Meaning of Old Swedish word "hama" in Swedish.

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

håmma, ryssja. Se I. Modér, Den nordiska ryssjans ursprung och ålder s. 22, 33 ff. til ath taka fiska ärw mangskona konsther oc snille som är mädh. .. katizor. haamor ströö PMSkr 364.

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • haama )

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

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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