Old Danish Dictionary - kvæl(j)e

Meaning of Old Danish word "Kvæl(j)e", as defined by Otto Kalkar's Dictionary of Old Danish language.

The Old Danish word Kvæl(j)e can mean:

  • go. pine, plage; ther stonde koningen thom fore oc ey rikesens embitzmen eller almughe ther om queliæ eller a talæ (1397). Geb. Ark. Arsb, II. 29; (1429).

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᚠᛅᛚ(ᛁ)ᚽ
Medieval Runes were used in Denmark from 12th to 17th centuries.

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Abbreviations used:

gærningsord (verbum).