Old Swedish Dictionary - manväkt

Meaning of Old Swedish word "manväkt" (or manvækt) in Swedish.

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

manväkt (manvækt)
L. Jfr manna väkt, man vät.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • man wekt.
  • manwikt )

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