As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- mötu- (mǫtu-)
- see mata.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, mötu- may be more accurately written as mǫtu-.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᛏᚢ-
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements