As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- d, to hurl or wield with two hands, Edda 122, Korm. 136, Fms. x. 383, Grett. 45, 178 new Ed.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᛁ-ᚼᛁᚾᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Kormaks Saga. (D. II.)
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