Old Swedish Dictionary - knippare

Meaning of Old Swedish word "knippare" in Swedish.

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

person som binder (hö el. ärn?) i knippor el. buntar. Se Meierbergs ark. f. sv. ordforskn. 7: 24 f. ss tilnamn. " arend knippere" Stock Skb 11 (1516-17). ib 49 (1517-18), 93 (1518-19), 133 (1519-20), 170 (1521-22), 249 (1525-26).

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • knipare.
  • knip (p)ere. lknip(p]er] ,

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

Works and authors cited:

Stock Skb
Stockholms stads skottebok 1516--1525 samt strödda räkenskaper. Utg. genom J. A. Almquist. 1935.
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