nauðga

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Icelandic[edit]

Icelandic Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia is

Etymology[edit]

From the Old Norse nauðga ‎(to compel, to force; to ravish).

Verb[edit]

nauðga ‎(weak verb, third-person singular past indicative nauðgaði, supine nauðgað)

  1. (with dative) to rape, to violate
    Vini mínum var nauðgað þegar hann var í útlöndum.
    My friend was raped while he was overseas.

Conjugation[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

See also[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Verb[edit]

nauðga

  1. (with dative) to compel, to force
    Nauðga mönnum til blóta.
    To force men to worship.
  2. to ravish (synonymous to the Latin termn violō ‎(I maltreat; I violate, I defile, I profane))

Descendants[edit]