Old Swedish Dictionary - väle

Meaning of Old Swedish word "väle" (or væle) in Swedish.

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

väle (væle)
stjärt. " wälin (på fogeln fenix) är (af senare hand ändradt till näfwidh är) röt som roos (Cod. C. stiärten rödhir som roos 992)" Bil 306.

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

Part of speech: nn

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

Works and authors cited:

Codex Bildstenianus. Se Lg.
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