As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- (að), v. refl. to degenerate (ørkynjazt hefir þú ok afspringi föður þíns með þér).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱᚴᚢᚾᛁᛅᛋᛏ
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