Old Swedish Dictionary - väfning

Meaning of Old Swedish word "väfning" (or væfning) in Swedish.

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

väfning (væfning)
(i väfstol luppsatt) väf, tyg som är under väfning. fwnno the theras wäfnigh alla om gothna mz blodh L 3: 195.

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • wäfningh )

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