October 26, 2017
Nauðr means need.
Stanza from the Icelandic Rune Poem:
Need is grief of the bond-maid
and state of oppression
and toilsome work.
Stanza from the Norwegian Rune Poem:
Need gives scant choice;
the naked is chilled by the frost.
NO: Old Norse transliteration
EN: Modern English transliteration