Old Swedish Dictionary - hövidsman

Meaning of Old Swedish word "hövidsman" (or høvidsman) in Swedish.

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

hövidsman (høvidsman)
, se hovuds man.

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

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