As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ð, [Ulf. merjan = κηρύσσειν], to praise, laud, Ad. 1, Höfuðl. 2, Geisli 20:—mæra e-n e-u, to bless one with a gift, Fms. vii. 152 (in a verse).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚱᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Arinbjarnar-drápa. (A. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Höfuðlausn. (A. III.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.