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From Old Norse standa, from Proto-Germanic *standaną, from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂-.


From Old Norse standa. from Proto-Germanic *standaną. Cognate with Faroese standa, English stand, Danish stande, Norwegian Nynorsk standa.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Old Norse

From Proto-Germanic *standaną. The verb occurred in two forms within Germanic, but only this form is attested in Old Norse sources. In the east, this form existed side by side with unattested *stá (from which Swedish stå), from Proto-Germanic *stāną. Both ultimately derive from the same Proto-Indo-European *steh₂-.