Old Swedish Dictionary - värkan

Meaning of Old Swedish word "värkan" (or værkan) in Swedish.

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

värkan (værkan)
Jfr a-, handa-, valds-värkan.

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

Part of speech: nn

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