Old Swedish Dictionary - kröghare

Meaning of Old Swedish word "kröghare" (or krøghare) in Swedish.

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

kröghare (krøghare)
gästgifvare, krögare. eet köpthorp, ther härberghere, kröghäre oc fodhermarska aagha wti wara som pilegrimom oc wäghfarande folke skulu skipa therra bergning til sich oc sina hästa fore therra päninga FH 1: 17 (1441, nyare afskr.). ib 2: 131 (1441). Jfr korghare.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • -äre )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Handlingar till upplysning af Finlands Häfder. Utg. af A. I. Arwidsson. Del 1--9. 1846--57.
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