Old Swedish Dictionary - hemvägher

Meaning of Old Swedish word "hemvägher" (or hemvægher) in Swedish.

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

hemvägher (hemvægher)
hemväg. Al 290. ST 212, 520.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • heem wägher: -wäghin ST 520 ),

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

Works and authors cited:

Konung Alexander. Utg. af G.E. Klemming. 1862.
Själens Tröst. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1871--73.
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