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This material is incomplete and is for reference only: it has not been checked and quality-controlled and should not be cited. References are to the new edition and may not correspond to the text of Skj.

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raun (noun f.)

‘ordeal, proof, experience’
ONP (prose citations):175728113
SkP: 36127911 (prose):871392394

forms: rauns, raun, raunar, raun, raun, Raun, raunin, raunina, raunir f pl, raunum, Rauns, raun, rnir


Anon Mv I 7VII, l. 6: raungrætiligt ‘really deplorable’
Anon Óldr 14I, l. 4: hjalmraunar ‘of helmet-trial’
Anon Pl 1VII, l. 5: mannraun ‘an ordeal’
Anon Pl 12VII, l. 4: mannraun ‘ordeal’
Bjbp Jóms 8I, l. 7: herðiraunum ‘tough trials’
Bjbp Jóms 33I, l. 4: hugraun ‘a trial of courage’
ESk Geisl 70VII, l. 4: raundýrliga ‘magnificently’
Eil Þdr 10III, l. 2: aflraun ‘a test of strength’
HSt Rst 16I, l. 1: Raunskjótt ‘Rapidly indeed’
SnSt Ht 75III, l. 7: raungóð ‘very good’
Anon Brúðv 5VII, l. 7: raunsviðr ‘trulywise’
Ásb Ævkv 4VIII (OStór 7), l. 6: raunmargan ‘very many a’

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