Old Swedish Dictionary - mätia

Meaning of Old Swedish word "mätia" (or mætia) in Swedish.

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

mätia (mætia)
1) = langh och xxx alen bredh, som sylsetiarana. .. henne methiade Stb 3: 243 (1495).

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • mäthia.

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

Works and authors cited:

Stb 3
Stockholms Stads Tänkeböcker 1492--1500. Utg. genom J. A. Almquist. 1930.
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