As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
dyrgja Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. u, f. [durgr], a dwarf woman, a hag, Þjal. Jón. 17.
- 2. ð, to fish with a dorg, = dorga, Þiðr. 91.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚱᚴᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Þjalar-Jóns Saga. (G. III.)
- Þiðreks Saga. (G. I.)