Old Swedish Dictionary - siälöx

Meaning of Old Swedish word "siälöx" (or siæløx) in Swedish.

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

siälöx (siæløx)
sälyxa, yxa att klubba säl med. Uppl Fornmt 46: 203 (omkr. 1513).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • sielhix )

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

Works and authors cited:

Uppl Fornmt
Upplands Fornminnesförenings tidskrift.
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