Old Swedish Dictionary - lärepika

Meaning of Old Swedish word "lärepika" (or lærepika) in Swedish.

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

lärepika (lærepika)
kvinnlig lärjunge. GU C s. 191.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • -piga )

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

Works and authors cited:

Glossarii Latino-Svethici specimen vetustum. E cod. mscr. Bibliothecæ Reg. Acad. Upsal. Diss. Ups. præs. J. H. Schröder. 1845.
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