Old Swedish Dictionary - qvarstädhe

Meaning of Old Swedish word "qvarstädhe" (or qvarstædhe) in Swedish.

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

qvarstädhe (qvarstædhe)
kvarSTad. " then bod oc bodehyre. .. skal STå j qwarSTäde oc j retsins twangh än nw til en retgong" STb 5: 271 (1520).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • -städe )

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

Works and authors cited:

Själens Tröst. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1871--73.
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