Old Swedish Dictionary - kännesven

Meaning of Old Swedish word "kännesven" (or kænnesven) in Swedish.

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

kännesven (kænnesven)
lärjunge. JMps 522.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • kännäswän )

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

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