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Sieglinde

[sig-lin-duh, seeg-; German zeek-lin-duh] /sɪgˈlɪn də, sig-; German zikˈlɪn də/
noun
1.
(in the Nibelungenlied) the wife of Sigmund and mother of Siegfried.
Compare Signy.
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  • Why should I burn myself up with Isolde and weep my heart out with Sieglinde?

    Melomaniacs James Huneker
  • It must be a Siegmund and Sieglinde love, Dearest, is it not?

    Melomaniacs James Huneker
  • That was a fine, dark potion you brewed for me last night, Sieglinde!

    Melomaniacs James Huneker
  • Siegmund and Sieglinde were their names, and far and wide were they known.

  • Rosa Sucher, who visited us some years ago, was a flabby Sieglinde.

    Old Fogy James Huneker
  • Siegmund and Sieglinde had often begged the Prince to wed some great princess.

    Stories of Siegfried Mary MacGregor
  • I will brave the wrath of Wotan for such love as thine and Sieglinde's.

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  • The action begins after the forced marriage of Sieglinde to Hunding.

  • The door of the room to the left opens and a young woman—Sieglinde—appears.

  • With anxious celerity, Sieglinde asks him to show her his wounds.

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