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Brynhild

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noun Bryn·hild \ˈbrin-ˌhild\

Definition of Brynhild

  1. :  a Valkyrie who is waked from an enchanted sleep by Sigurd and later has him killed when he forgets her



Origin and Etymology of brynhild

Old Norse Brynhildr


First Known Use: 1590


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