As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a petty heap of peat or the like, hence metaph. dríldinn, adj. petty; dríldni, f. pettiness.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚱᛁᛚᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.