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neyð (noun f.)

‘need, distress’
ONP (prose citations):12728113
SkP: 47127911 (prose):01392394

forms: nauðum dat f pl, nauðr, nauðin, neyð, nauða, nauðar, nauður nom f sg, noþi?, neyd, neid, neẏd, nauðr, nauðr, nauðir, nauð


Anon Gyð 3VII, l. 4: nauðsynjar ‘need’
Anon Mv II 17VII, l. 5: lífsnauð ‘the mortal plight’
Anon Mv III 8VII, l. 1: kvalanauð ‘torment-distress’

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Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated