Old Swedish Dictionary - länkia

Meaning of Old Swedish word "länkia" (or lænkia) in Swedish.

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

länkia (lænkia)
= länker. Mecht 79. ib Jfr bro-, iärn-länkia.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • med art. länkionar Mecht 79) ,

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

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Works and authors cited:

Hel. Mechtils uppenbarelser (Liber spiritualis gratiæ) öfversatta från latinet år 1469 af Jöns Budde. Utg. af R. Geete. 1899. SFSS.
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