Old Swedish Dictionary - snuva

Meaning of Old Swedish word "snuva" in Swedish.

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

(Mnt. snuve] snufva. för snufwo LB 3: 34. ib 166, 7: 34, 199. om snwffwan er af köld ib. " ath man hafwer stora snwffw, som mykit flyter" ib 230.

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • sniufua: -o LB 3: 166 ),

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

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Works and authors cited:

Läke- och Örte-Böcker. Utg. af G. E. Klemming 1--10. 1883--86.
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