Old Swedish Dictionary - mästarlikhet

Meaning of Old Swedish word "mästarlikhet" (or mæstarlikhet) in Swedish.

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

mästarlikhet (mæstarlikhet)
mästerlighet, finhet. wilt thu nw nakot aff thäns (ɔ wndhirstandzsins anda) mästiglighet ällir klenlikhet ok smidoghet wita (vis munc de subiilitate eius aliqua coqnoscere) SpV 508.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • mästirlighet )

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

Works and authors cited:

Speculum Virginium -- Jungfruspegel -- öfvers. från latinet af Mathias Laurentii. Utg. af R. Geete. 1897--98. SFSS.
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