Old Swedish Dictionary - konvent

Meaning of Old Swedish word "konvent" in Swedish.

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

konvent, samling el. samfund av till ett kloSTer hörande munkar el. lunor. desse ginge till doctoren och prieren medh mene conuenit: her anders (o.s.v.) ST 4: 78 (1505). VKU 20 (1541§).

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • conwentes STb 1: 137 (1447)),
  • *konvents bref?
  • *konvents brodhir
  • convänsz- SpV 593.
  • conuentis SD NS 3: 44 (1415) ),
  • *konvents gärning ,
  • *konvents kanna
  • counxz- )
  • *konvents källare (conwens-),
  • konvents stova (obl. -stugu),
  • konvents systir (conuens-),

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

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Works and authors cited:

Själens Tröst. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1871--73.
Vadstena klosters Uppbörds- och Utgiftsbok 1539--1570. Utg. af C. Silfverstolpe. 1895.
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