Old Swedish Dictionary - koparnävi

Meaning of Old Swedish word "koparnävi" (or koparnævi) in Swedish.

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

koparnävi (koparnævi)
" andres scirffuare slog peder skreddare dreng medh en kopper näfwa i hoffwdhet" STb 1: 361 (1482).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • kopper- )

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

Works and authors cited:

Själens Tröst. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1871--73.
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