As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, [skrifa, cf. skript III], dep. it is imposed (of penance); skript s. e-m, shrift is laid on one, Sighvat.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚱᛁᚠᚾᛅᛋᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements