Old Norse Dictionary - mótstöðu-flokkr

Meaning of Old Norse word "mótstöðu-flokkr" (or mótstǫðu-flokkr) in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

mótstöðu-flokkr (mótstǫðu-flokkr)
m. an opposition party, Hkr. ii. 271.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, mótstöðu-flokkr may be more accurately written as mótstǫðu-flokkr.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᛏᛋᛏᚢᚦᚢ-ᚠᛚᚢᚴᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

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Works & Authors cited:

Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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