- the wife of Siegfried and the sister of Gunther.
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Kriemhild's face was very happy; Brunhild's was dark and frowning.
Brunhild bade Kriemhild stand aside while she entered, and Kriemhild would not.
These he carried with him when after the festivities he and Kriemhild returned to Xante on the Rhine.
The King, her father, had died when Kriemhild was a tiny maiden.
Now one night it chanced that Kriemhild dreamed a strange dream.
- (in the Nibelungenlied) the wife of Siegfried. She corresponds to Gudrun in Norse mythology
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