Old Swedish Dictionary - mätan

Meaning of Old Swedish word "mätan" (or mætan) in Swedish.

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

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • mätanz män
  • mätanz orþ ,

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