rād, f.n: riding, going on horseback or in a carriage; an expedition on horseback; a road; name of the R-rune ᚱ. (RAHD / ˈɹaːd)

Medieval manuscript image of a king with a spear riding a white horse.
Apocalypse. Germany, 800-825. Bibliothèque municipale de Valenciennes, MS 99, f. 35r. [enluminures.culture.fr]

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