As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, [Engl. ‘boulne,’ Levins Manipul.], to ‘boulne,’ grow swollen, Mar.: metaph., 655 xi. 2.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᛚᚴᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)