Old Swedish Dictionary - häpta

Meaning of Old Swedish word "häpta" (or hæpta) in Swedish.

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

häpta Old Swedish word can mean:

häpta (hæpta)
häpta (hæpta)
3) stoppa, hämma. PMSkr 509.

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • hafftha )

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᛅᛕᛏᛆ
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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