As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to thrive well, a nursery term, used of babies. dafnan, f. thriving; döfnunar-barn, etc.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚠᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.