Old Swedish Dictionary - mätordh

Meaning of Old Swedish word "mätordh" (or mætordh) in Swedish.

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

mätordh (mætordh)
l: = mäts ordh. haffuer ok nagar deelin forbätrath thet han i wäria haffde epter goda manna saghn ok met ordhom skal honom thet widerleggias Svartb 371 (1439).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • met- )

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

Works and authors cited:

och Svartb (Skokl) Registrum Ecclesiæ Aboensis eller Åbo domkyrkas Svartbok med tillägg ur Skoklosters Codex Aboensis. Utg. genom R. Hausen 1890.
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