GMC Naudhiz need GO Nauths necessity, need OE Nyd need, distress ON Naudh(r) distress, need, constraint Phonetic value "n"
Naudhiz is another of the cosmic forces which is recognized as being a
"shaping" power which form the fates of the world and mankind. It is
associated with the Nornir who are the "shapers." In the rune poems it
represents the layerd concept of necessity providing the friction that
leads to transformation. It represents the fire bow which engenders the
It is a rune of desire that produces the "need-fire" that drives a man
or woman to obtain that which he or she desires. It is strongly
associated with love magic, and the driving desires that produce not
only the heat of sexual desire, but that of the desire to obtain or
achieve. It is representative of the "spinning tree" or the windy tree
which was the source of all fertility. The fire that combines with the
cosmic ice to achieve transforamtion.