Old Swedish Dictionary - qväntas

Meaning of Old Swedish word "qväntas" (or qvæntas) in Swedish.

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

qväntas (qvæntas)
= qvängas abram oc nakor quäntadus (Cod. A giptos 176) MB 1: (Cod. B) 545.

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
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Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᚠᛅᚿᛏᛆᛋ
Medieval Runes were used in Sweden from 12th to 17th centuries.

Works and authors cited:

Svenska Medeltidens Bibelarbeten. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. Del. 1, 2. 1848--55.
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