As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
undirstaða Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) stand, = stétt (kross með undirstóðum);
- 2) groundwork, base;
- 3) the true sense or meaning.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚾᛏᛁᚱᛋᛏᛅᚦᛅ
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