Old Swedish Dictionary - mödhelika

Meaning of Old Swedish word "mödhelika" (or mødhelika) in Swedish.

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

mödhelika (mødhelika)
3) mödosamt, svårt, plågsamt. " skildis min siäl af kroppenom swa hwasselika oc mödhelika" Hel män 191.

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

Part of speech: ab

Grammatical aspect: adv.

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

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Works and authors cited:

Hel män
Helige mäns lefverne jämte legender och järtecken. Utg. af R. Geete. 1902. SFSS.
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