As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
mót-staða Old Norse word can mean:
- u, f. resistance, Fms. i. 65.
- COMPDS: mótstöðuflokkr, mótstöðumaðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᛏ-ᛋᛏᛅᚦᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.