Old Swedish Dictionary - stiupsystir

Meaning of Old Swedish word "stiupsystir" in Swedish.

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

halfsyster. hwa som sower mz sinne stiwffsyster (säkert för stiwffmodher; motsv. ställe Cod. B stiffmodhir 561; noverca) MB 1: 368.

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • stiwff- )

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

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Works and authors cited:

Svenska Medeltidens Bibelarbeten. Utg. af G. E. Klemming. Del. 1, 2. 1848--55.
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