Old Swedish Dictionary - härbärghare

Meaning of Old Swedish word "härbärghare" (or hærbærghare) in Swedish.

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

härbärghare (hærbærghare)
härbergerare, gästgifvare, värdshusvärd. " twe härberghärä skulu wara i köpstaþi hwariom" SD 5: 375 (1344, nyare afskr.). eet köpthorp, ther härberghere, kröghäre oc fodhermarska aagha wti wara FH 1: 17 (1441, nyare afskr.).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • härberghäre.
  • härberghere )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Handlingar till upplysning af Finlands Häfder. Utg. af A. I. Arwidsson. Del 1--9. 1846--57.
Svenskt Diplomatarium. Bd 6 s. 265--584. 1916--21. Bd 8 s. 1--272. 1953.
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