Old Swedish Dictionary - stanz

Meaning of Old Swedish word "stanz" in Swedish.

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

(stanz), subst. [Jfr D. Dial. (Jyll.) stands, bestänDighet] bestänDighet? här met iders werdughet met liiff och stantz gud befalendes the helgä trefoldughet GPM 2: 424 (1509) (daniserande).

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

Works and authors cited:

Sagan om Didrik af Bern. Utg. af G. O. Hyltén-Cavallius. 1850--54.
Peder Månssons Stridskonst och Stridslag. Utg. af G. O. Hyltén-Cavallius. 1845.
Gamla papper angående Mora socken. II. Arvid Siggessons brevväxling. Utg. av L. Sjödin och A. Pers. 1932.
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