Old Swedish Dictionary - märskin

Meaning of Old Swedish word "märskin" (or mærskin) in Swedish.

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

märskin (mærskin)
stoskinn, hästskinn. siäl klippningh äller siälskin äller märskin for nöthskin SO 19. göra änglisko aff klippningh äller siälskin äller märskin fala ib.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • märskins lask ,

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

Works and authors cited:

Skrå-Ordningar. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1856.
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