Old Swedish Dictionary - likvärdhning

Meaning of Old Swedish word "likvärdhning" (or likværdhning) in Swedish.

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

likvärdhning (likværdhning)
spetälska. " thz ärgoth for likwärdhningh" LB 3: 127.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Läke- och Örte-Böcker. Utg. af G. E. Klemming 1--10. 1883--86.
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