Old Swedish Dictionary - klämma

Meaning of Old Swedish word "klämma" (or klæmma) in Swedish.

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

klämma (klæmma)
klämma, trycka. " thöm klemmer han" LfK 238. " ysälden gaar mik nu swa när ok klämmer mik swa hardelika" Su 411.

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
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Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᛚᛅᛘᛘᛆ
Medieval Runes were used in Sweden from 12th to 17th centuries.

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Works and authors cited:

Skrifter till Läsning för Klosterfolk. Utg. af F. A. Dahlgren. 1875.
H. Susos Gudeliga Snilles Väckare. Utg. af R. Bergström. 1868--70.
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