Nauthiz Rune - ᚾ
ᚾ - Nauðiz
Original Meaning: Need
Keywords: Human needs, hardship, stress, challenges, constraint, restraint
|Nauð er Þýjar þrá
ok þungr kostr
ok vássamlig verk.
|Constraint is grief of the bond-maid
and state of oppression
and toilsome work.
|Nyd byþ nearu on breostan;
ƿeorþeþ hi þeah oft niþa bearnum
to helpe and to hæle gehƿæþre,
gif hi his hlystaþ æror.
|Trouble is oppressive to the heart;
yet often it proves a source of help and salvation
to the children of men, to everyone who heeds it betimes.