Old Swedish Dictionary - mälla

Meaning of Old Swedish word "mälla" (or mælla) in Swedish.

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

mälla (mælla)
1) yppa, angiva, förråda. - tilltala (inför rätta)? kere hinrik, haffuer thu mynne peninga, tha faa mik thöm i gen medh gode och bliff then dandesuen thu esth, jach vil aldrich melle tich ther om i myne liffdagfe sTb 3: 81 (1493).

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • melle )

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

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