Old Swedish Dictionary - hovudhvärker

Meaning of Old Swedish word "hovudhvärker" (or hovudhværker) in Swedish.

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

hovudhvärker (hovudhværker)
huvudvärk. JMPs 580.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • hwffwodh- )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Svenska Medeltids-postillor. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. Fortsatta af R. Geete. Del. 3, 4, 5. 1893--1910. SFSS.
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