Old Swedish Dictionary - kämpa

Meaning of Old Swedish word "kämpa" (or kæmpa) in Swedish.

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

kämpa (kæmpa)
kämpe. " äre the wist two kämpor (kappar)" Di 90. Jfr kämpe.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Sagan om Didrik af Bern. Utg. af G. O. Hyltén-Cavallius. 1850--54.
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