Old Swedish Dictionary - mälir

Meaning of Old Swedish word "mälir" (or mælir) in Swedish.

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

mälir (mælir)
ett slags mått för torra varor.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • mälis land
  • melis- )

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

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