He should have the good sword Balmung as reward, they cried.
He thrust Balmung, his wonderful sword, deep into the monster's body.
If his war-coat can withstand the stroke of such a sword as Balmung, then I shall not be ashamed to be his underling.
"Balmung" (for that was the name Siegfried gave the sword) "is the finest weapon man ever made," he cried.
The bright edge of Balmung gleamed in the darkness one moment, and then it smote the heart of Fafnir as he passed.
He crouched low down in his hiding-place, and the bare blade of the trusty Balmung glittered in the morning light.
Gird about you this sword, the good Balmung, and go northward.
Siegfried sat upon his noble horse Greyfell, and his trusty sword Balmung hung at his side.
It was named Balmung, and had been tempered by the Nibelungs in their glowing forges underneath the glad green earth.
Balmung, the sword of Siegfried forged by Wieland the smith of the Scandinavian gods.