Old Swedish Dictionary - hovudhforrädhare

Meaning of Old Swedish word "hovudhforrädhare" (or hovudhforrædhare) in Swedish.

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

hovudhforrädhare (hovudhforrædhare)
ärkeförrädare. ytermere ranskades, hurw tesse bönder hade funnit then hoffuodförreden jens matson pa ene öö STb 5: 226 (1519).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • hoffudförredere )

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

Works and authors cited:

Själens Tröst. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1871--73.
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