Old Swedish Dictionary - lovalös

Meaning of Old Swedish word "lovalös" (or lovaløs) in Swedish.

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

lovalös (lovaløs)
som icke håller gifvet löfte, löftesbrytande. met sadant loffuelös folck FM 226 (1505).

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

Part of speech: av

Grammatical aspect: adj.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • loffua- )

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

Works and authors cited:

Nya källor till Finlands Medeltidshistoria. Utg. af E. Grönblad. 1857.
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