Old Swedish Dictionary - klosteriungfru

Meaning of Old Swedish word "klosteriungfru" in Swedish.

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

klosterjungfru, nunna. closter iomffrwm som gudhi til wigdh oc til enadha ärw LfK 73. " aff iomffrwlekom renlek som godha closter iomffrur skulw älska" ib 75.

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • -iomffru )

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

Works and authors cited:

Skrifter till Läsning för Klosterfolk. Utg. af F. A. Dahlgren. 1875.
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