As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, [Germ. verderben], to disgrace, Art. 73, Fas. iii. 289: reflex. to disgrace oneself, Stj. 144, H. E. i. 514: mod. to spoil, destroy.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱ-ᛏᛁᛅᚱᚠᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Artus-kappa Sögur. (G. II.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)