As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- d, to appoint, name, Jb. 161 B, Fms. i. 199, ix. 330.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᚾᛁᚠᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Jóns-bók. (B. III.)