As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- dögun (dǫgun)
- dögurðr, v. dagan, dagverðr.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, dögun may be more accurately written as dǫgun.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚴᚢᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements