Old Swedish Dictionary - länkt

Meaning of Old Swedish word "länkt" (or lænkt) in Swedish.

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

länkt (lænkt)
längtan. " jac hafwer sua mykla länkt fangit til hymirikis t iac gither hwargins gangit" Bil 917.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Codex Bildstenianus. Se Lg.
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