Old Swedish Dictionary - väslare

Meaning of Old Swedish word "väslare" (or væslare) in Swedish.

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

väslare (væslare)
ss tillnamn. " " quidam honestus meractor johannes weslere" SD 2: 71 (1289; måhända att här fatta ss ett Tyskt ord).

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

Part of speech: nn

Alternative forms or notes:
  • weslere.
  • wäzslare.
  • vezslare. wäzlare),

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

Works and authors cited:

Svenskt Diplomatarium. Bd 6 s. 265--584. 1916--21. Bd 8 s. 1--272. 1953.
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