As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. [cp. Swed, drum = thrums], the fetter by which the Fenrir (Wolf) was fettered, Edda 19; used in the phrase, keyra í droma, to tie ‘neck and heels;’ Drottinn í dróma keyrðr, Pass. 6. 10; keyrði hann saman í dróma, Úlf. 7. 134.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚱᚢᛘᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
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