Old Swedish Dictionary - vakning

Meaning of Old Swedish word "vakning" in Swedish.

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

vakande. " j sompn eller j waknyngh" Gers Frest 25. tagha sik. .. ather hal fastho ok wakningh j ena sydhwänio ib 24.

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • -yngh )

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

Works and authors cited:

Hertig Fredrik af Normandie. Utg. af J. A. Ahlstrand. 1853.
Gers Frest
Om djefvulens frestelse. Af Joh. Gerson. Öfversatt af Ericus Nicolai. 1876.
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