Old Swedish Dictionary - snöpeliker

Meaning of Old Swedish word "snöpeliker" (or snøpeliker) in Swedish.

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

snöpeliker (snøpeliker)
skamlig. " ware snyppeligit i riikit skulle ingen fijnnes som wille. .. före nagon god man tiil dage" HSH 24: 55 (1516).

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

Part of speech: av

Grammatical aspect: adj.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • snyppeligit HSH 24: 55 (1516)),

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

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Works and authors cited:

Handlingar rörande Skandinaviens historia. 1816 ff.
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