Old Swedish Dictionary - mädhthiänare

Meaning of Old Swedish word "mädhthiänare" (or mædhthiænare) in Swedish.

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

mädhthiänare (mædhthiænare)
medtjänare, person som har tjänst hos samme arbetsgivare (som en annan). then samme medthienaren älle stalbrodher war til oc fiöl loppa sijn knäfore honum MP 3: 396.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • medthienare )

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

Works and authors cited:

Svenska Medeltids-postillor. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. Fortsatta af R. Geete. Del. 3, 4, 5. 1893--1910. SFSS.
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