Old Swedish Dictionary - skälla

Meaning of Old Swedish word "skälla" (or skælla) in Swedish.

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

skälla (skælla)
ge ljud från sig, skallra, skatta. pilten. .. loo vpp j högt swa ath thät skal ower alla kirkiona MP 4: 168.

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

Part of speech: vb

Additional information: v. L.

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • skal) ,

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

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Works and authors cited:

Svenska Medeltids-postillor. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. Fortsatta af R. Geete. Del. 3, 4, 5. 1893--1910. SFSS.
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