As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to saw or cut with a blunt instrument: metaph. to haggle.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛅᚴᛚᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.