Old Swedish Dictionary - skärmare

Meaning of Old Swedish word "skärmare" (or skærmare) in Swedish.

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

skärmare (skærmare)
försvare, stridsman, kämpe? thz skAl wara skermare thin Al 317. Jfr beskärmare samt skirmare.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • skermare )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Konung Alexander. Utg. af G.E. Klemming. 1862.
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