Old Swedish Dictionary - harpös

Meaning of Old Swedish word "harpös" (or harpøs) in Swedish.

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

harpös (harpøs)
harpojs, kokt gran- el. furkåda. hon ma kasta haarpöss i eld och latha röken gaa in i halsen ginom mwnnen LB 7: 30.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • haarpöss )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Läke- och Örte-Böcker. Utg. af G. E. Klemming 1--10. 1883--86.
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