As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- döggvan (dǫggvan)
- f. bedewing, Stj. 14.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, döggvan may be more accurately written as dǫggvan.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚴᚴᚢᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Stjórn. (F. I.)