Old Swedish Dictionary - lidhköp

Meaning of Old Swedish word "lidhköp" (or lidhkøp) in Swedish.

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

lidhköp (lidhkøp)
köpskål. - om gåva i samband med köp. ath herre magnus. .. salde didrik. .. iiij tunnor smör ok tha the hado köpslagat tha tog herre magnus didrikx strahat ok giff mik lkhan til lidköp ia herre sade didrik swa giffwin mik idra hätto i gen ATb 1: 171 (1462).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • lid- )

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

Works and authors cited:

(el. ATb 1), ATb 2, ATb 3 Arboga stads tänkebok I--III. Utg. av Erik Noreen och Torsten Wennström. 1935--40. SFSS.
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