Old Swedish Dictionary - söke

Meaning of Old Swedish word "söke" (or søke) in Swedish.

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

söke (søke)
utslag, hudsjukdom. ath hon. .. hade then blanadh aff hwgh och ey aff andra söke vtan aff menniskio hender STb 2: 237 (1487). Jfr sarsöke och öke.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Själens Tröst. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. 1871--73.
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