As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- dröttr (drǫttr)
- m., dat. dretti, [draga], a scamp; ellegar skal ek, inn digri dröttr, dubba þik svá svíði, Skíða R. 60.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, dröttr may be more accurately written as drǫttr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚱᚢᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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