Old Swedish Dictionary - käsia

Meaning of Old Swedish word "käsia" (or kæsia) in Swedish.

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

käsia (kæsia)
ett slags spjut. riste käsio (lanceam) mz afle Bu 492. " slo mz käsio (gladium) goþan karl ginum liuet" ib 189. " haffde käsio j sinne hände" MD 366.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

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Works and authors cited:

Codex Bureanus. Se Lg.
Svenska Medeltids dikter och rim. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1881--82. SFSS.
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