As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. pl.; vera í mótferðum við e-n, to go against, Sturl. iii. 19, Ó. H. 227.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᛏ-ᚠᛁᚱᚦᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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