Old Swedish Dictionary - hovudhprydhilse

Meaning of Old Swedish word "hovudhprydhilse" in Swedish.

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

hufvudprydnad, prydnad för hufvudet. hawande a sik al hawdh prydhilse hulkin quinnor plägha at hawa j them landomin KL 125. Jfr hovuds prydhilse.

Part of speech: nn

Grammatical aspect: pl.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • huwudh- )

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

Works and authors cited:

Klosterläsning. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1877--78.
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