As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to cover with a coat of mail, Róm. 219; mostly in part. pass. brynjaðr, wearing a coat of mail, Fms. v. 161, Orkn. 148: reflex. to put on a coat of mail, El. 103.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᚾᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- Elis Saga. (G. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
- Rómverja Saga. (E. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.