Old Swedish Dictionary - händilse

Meaning of Old Swedish word "händilse" (or hændilse) in Swedish.

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

händilse (hændilse)
händelse. thet sigz wnderlika händhilse wider henne oc henna ffaders dödolika appgang Hel män 278.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • händhilse )

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

Works and authors cited:

Hel män
Helige mäns lefverne jämte legender och järtecken. Utg. af R. Geete. 1902. SFSS.
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