Old Swedish Dictionary - kiötvägher

Meaning of Old Swedish word "kiötvägher" (or kiøtvægher) in Swedish.

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

kiötvägher (kiøtvægher)
köttsida (på hud el. skinn). gnidhes affwan paa kötwaghen aff skinneth mädh enom kaffla PMSkr 538. ib 429.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • köt(h)wag(h)er )

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

Works and authors cited:

Peder Månssons Stridskonst och Stridslag. Utg. af G. O. Hyltén-Cavallius. 1845.
Peder Månssons Skrifter på svenska. Utg. af R. Geete. 1913--15. SFSS.
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