Old Swedish Dictionary - skände

Meaning of Old Swedish word "skände" (or skænde) in Swedish.

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

skände (skænde)
skändlig menniska, skalk. thin fule skände Iv 2042. " thin ondeskände ib 4496. lig ther hin onde man thik (för thin) skände" Fr 1046.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Hertig Fredrik af Normandie. Utg. af J. A. Ahlstrand. 1853.
Herr Ivan Lejonriddaren. Utg. af J. W. Liffman och G. Stephens. 1849.
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