Old Swedish Dictionary - siddefär

Meaning of Old Swedish word "siddefär" (or siddefær) in Swedish.

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

siddefär (siddefær)
roten af zedoaria (curuma zedoaria Rosc.)? kobeba ok sidde fär Fl (Cod. B, F) 1108. ceduarium syddefära LB 6: 284. " cedoara är cedefer ib 3: 51. "ib 7: 58, 75, 99, 214, 8: 48.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • cedefär Fl (Cod. C) 1108. cedefer LB 3: 51.
  • sädefär ib 7: 75.
  • sädhäfer ib 99. sädefere ib 214. sädefära ib 58.
  • syddefära ib 6: 284.
  • sädhafrö ib 8: 48. sädafrö ib),

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

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Works and authors cited:

Flores och Blanzeflor. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1844.
Läke- och Örte-Böcker. Utg. af G. E. Klemming 1--10. 1883--86.
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