Old Swedish Dictionary - silfskin

Meaning of Old Swedish word "silfskin" in Swedish.

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

silverskinn, försilvrat skinn. mädh honom (ɔ emathites) brwneras sellf oc gwlskin PMskr 472.

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • selff- )
  • *silfskins kunnist

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

Works and authors cited:

Peder Månssons Stridskonst och Stridslag. Utg. af G. O. Hyltén-Cavallius. 1845.
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