Old Swedish Dictionary - mältirska

Meaning of Old Swedish word "mältirska" (or mæltirska) in Swedish.

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

mältirska (mæltirska)
kvinnlig mältare. SVklE 161. VKU 4 (1539).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • mältiska )

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

Works and authors cited:

Stadga af år 1443 för Vadstena klosters ekonomi. I Småst på Fsv.
Vadstena klosters Uppbörds- och Utgiftsbok 1539--1570. Utg. af C. Silfverstolpe. 1895.
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