Old Swedish Dictionary - märkestang

Meaning of Old Swedish word "märkestang" (or mærkestang) in Swedish.

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

märkestang (mærkestang)
banerstång. grep stassen(s) biscopir kiurtellen ok fäste a märke stang Bu 16.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Codex Bureanus. Se Lg.
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