Old Swedish Dictionary - kärlika

Meaning of Old Swedish word "kärlika" (or kærlika) in Swedish.

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

kärlika (kærlika)
1) kärligen, kärleksfullt. " ena nath thaa hon saa kerlighan när kesaren laagh" Prosadikter (Sju vise m C) 225.

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

Part of speech: ab

Grammatical aspect: adv.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • kerlighan )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Prosadikter från Sveriges medeltid. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1887--89. SFSS.
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