Old Swedish Dictionary - stadhfästning

Meaning of Old Swedish word "stadhfästning" (or stadhfæstning) in Swedish.

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

stadhfästning Old Swedish word can mean:

stadhfästning (stadhfæstning)
1) stadfästelse, bekräftelse. til lthässins breffins mere foruaringh ok storrre stadhfestingh bedhis iak dandemanna incigle som äru. . Svartb 407 (1443).
stadhfästning (stadhfæstning)
2) överlåtelsebrev. Linkbilbh 1: 148 (1523, Brask).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • -festingh Svartb 407 (1443)

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

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Works and authors cited:

och Svartb (Skokl) Registrum Ecclesiæ Aboensis eller Åbo domkyrkas Svartbok med tillägg ur Skoklosters Codex Aboensis. Utg. genom R. Hausen 1890.
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