Old Swedish Dictionary - hanga

Meaning of Old Swedish word "hanga" in Swedish.

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

hänga. lintr. Se Sdw 2: 1234. tha röwaren henk a korsseno Hel män 255. " hon for wp at stighanom lagdhe repit vm halsin a sinom bonda oc bende han then staden ther hin hin för" Prosadikter (Sju vise m B) 205.

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • hänk MP 4: 231, 256 ; Sv Kyrkobr 74. henk Hel män 255 ; MP 5: 59, 165. hink Prosadikter (Sju vise m B) 205. Jfr hängia Sdw 1: 554 f., A. Noreen, Aschw. Gram. § 543 Anm. 5),

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᛆᚿᚵᛆ
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.
Prosadikter från Sveriges medeltid. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1887--89. SFSS.
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