Old Swedish Dictionary - karve

Meaning of Old Swedish word "karve" in Swedish.

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

karv, kummil, curum carvi Lin. " karffwa dygdh" LB 8: 45. dansth commin hether karffwa ib. Jfr karni.

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • karffwa )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Läke- och Örte-Böcker. Utg. af G. E. Klemming 1--10. 1883--86.
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