Old Swedish Dictionary - stiälpa

Meaning of Old Swedish word "stiälpa" (or stiælpa) in Swedish.

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

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

Part of speech: vb

Grammatical aspect: v.

Alternative forms or notes:
  • stalp) ,
  • *stiälpa nidher. störta ned, störta omkull. tha honn hördhe thz tha stalp hon nidher ok danadhe Prosadikter (Sju vise m B) 182. " genast stalp han nidher i käldona" SvKyrkobr 32. swa ath [han] stalp ndier til markene STb 1: 361 (1482).

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

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