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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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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: nauð ‘need’
Anon Heil 2VII l. 6: nauðir ‘torments’
Kálf Kátr 32VII l. 4: nauð ‘suffering’
Anon Leið 15VII l. 3: nauðr ‘necessary’
Anon Líkn 1VII l. 8: nauð ‘distress’
Anon Líkn 8VII l. 7 [variant]: nauð ‘’
Anon Líkn 12VII l. 5: nauð ‘distress’
Anon Mey 4VII l. 2: nauð ‘suffering’
Anon Mey 12VII l. 6: nauð ‘trial’
Anon Mey 16VII l. 3: nauðir ‘trials’
Anon Mey 16VII l. 4: nauðin ‘trial’
Anon Mey 23VII l. 8: nauðum ‘trials’
Anon Mgr 4VII l. 8: nauð ‘distress’
Anon Mgr 29VII l. 8: nauð ‘anguish’
Anon Mv II 2VII l. 7: nauð ‘need’
Anon Mv II 17VII l. 3: nauð ‘the plight’
Anon Mv II 17VII l. 5: nauð ‘plight’
Anon Mv III 8VII l. 1: nauð ‘distress’
Anon Mv III 28VII l. 7: nauð ‘distress’
Anon Pl 37VII l. 8: nauðir ‘affliction’
Anon Vitn 10VII l. 8: nauðum ‘distress [lit. distresses]’
Balti Sigdr 2II l. 8: nauðr ‘need’
ESk Geisl 33VII l. 4: nauðum ‘need’
ESk Geisl 57VII l. 3: nauðr ‘a necessity’
ESk Geisl 68VII l. 3: nauðum ‘distress’
Eil Þdr 9III l. 6: nauðar ‘of the distress’
Anon Lil 73VII l. 8: nauð ‘distress’
Anon Lil 79VII l. 8: nauðum ‘distress’
Anon Lil 86VII l. 5: nauðum ‘need’
Gamlkan Has 41VII l. 7: nauðr ‘it is a necessity’
GunnLeif Merl I 32VIII (Bret 100) l. 1: nauðr ‘Hardship’
GunnLeif Merl I 79VIII (Bret 147) l. 7: nauðr ‘adversity’
Refr Ferðv 4III l. 3: nauð ‘distress’
Rv Lv 5II l. 7: nauðr ‘necessary’
Sigv Víkv 15I l. 2: nauðir ‘need for him’
Sigv Víkv 15I l. 2 [variant]: nauðr ‘’
SnSt Ht 48III l. 2: nauðir ‘compellers’
Sturl Hryn 5II l. 7: nauða ‘hardship’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 14II l. 7: nauðum ‘duress’
Anon (FoGT) 36III l. 3: nauðir ‘sufferings’
Anon (Ragn) 1VIII (Ragn 16) l. 2: nauð ‘a sad task’
Anon (HSig) 3II l. 2: nauð ‘against distress’
Anon (Mberf) 6II l. 2: nauð ‘distress’
StarkSt Vík 27VIII (Gautr 35) l. 4: nauð ‘distress’
Keth Lv 13VIII (Ket 20) l. 3: nauðir ‘necessities’
Þul Ásynja 5III l. 2: nauð ‘distress’
ÞjóðA Magn 6II l. 7: nauð ‘distress’

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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