Old Swedish Dictionary - smällelas

Meaning of Old Swedish word "smällelas" (or smællelas) in Swedish.

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

smällelas (smællelas)
lås som låses medelst smällande el. tryckande? HLG 2: 60 (1517).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • smellelooss )

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

Works and authors cited:

Handlingar rörande Helga Lekamens Gille i Stockholm. II--IV. Erogata 1509--1528. Utg. av I. Collijn. 1923.
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