Old Swedish Dictionary - svidheiärn

Meaning of Old Swedish word "svidheiärn" (or svidheiærn) in Swedish.

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

svidheiärn (svidheiærn)
brännjärn. cauterium rii swedeiärn ok märkeiärn GU C 20 s. 90.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • swede- )

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

Works and authors cited:

Glossarii Latino-Svethici specimen vetustum. E cod. mscr. Bibliothecæ Reg. Acad. Upsal. Diss. Ups. præs. J. H. Schröder. 1845.
GU C 20
Latinskt-Svenskt glossarium efter Cod. Ups. C 20. Utg. av E. Neuman. S 1--583. 1918--20, (hand 2) s. 1--169. 1938--42. SFSS.
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