Old Swedish Dictionary - kälta

Meaning of Old Swedish word "kälta" (or kælta) in Swedish.

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

kälta (kælta)
kälta, enträget begära el. yrka. kälta äpte meer än noogh (importune superflua quæritare) Bo 137.

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

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

Works and authors cited:

Bonaventuros Betraktelser. Utg. av G. E. Klemning. 1860. SFSS.
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