Old Swedish Dictionary - läghestadher

Meaning of Old Swedish word "läghestadher" (or læghestadher) in Swedish.

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

läghestadher (læghestadher)
= lägherstadher 3. Se Sdw 2: 1263. Svartb 376 (1439).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • leghä- )

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

Works and authors cited:

och Svartb (Skokl) Registrum Ecclesiæ Aboensis eller Åbo domkyrkas Svartbok med tillägg ur Skoklosters Codex Aboensis. Utg. genom R. Hausen 1890.
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