Old Swedish Dictionary - manfrätare

Meaning of Old Swedish word "manfrätare" (or manfrætare) in Swedish.

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

manfrätare (manfrætare)
eg. menniskofrätare, menniskoförtärare; blodtörstig man. MD (S) 255.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Svenska Medeltids dikter och rim. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1881--82. SFSS.
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