As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to plant: mod. esp. in a metaph. sense.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚾᚾ-ᛒᛚᛅᚾᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.