shield-maid

noun
variants: or shield-maiden \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗⸗ \

Definition of shield-maid

: a woman warrior : valkyrie

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History and Etymology for shield-maid

translation of Old Norse skjaldmær

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“Shield-maid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shield-maid. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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