[ ahs-loug ]
/ ˈɑs laʊg /
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noun Scandinavian Legend.(in the Volsunga Saga)
daughter of Brynhild and Sigurd, wife of Ragnar Lodbrok.
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Origin of Aslaug
From the Old Norse word Āslaug
Words nearby Aslaug
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How to use Aslaug in a sentence
Brynhild said: "Our daughter Aslaug thou shalt rear up here with thee."The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson|Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
Aslaug is like a favorite representation of Brynhild that we have seen, a lily-maid in aspect, or a Marguerite.The Influence of Old Norse Literature on English Literature|Conrad Hjalmar Nordby
In those days it was an unheard-of thing that a well-to-do peasant of old family should court a girl of Aslaug's class.
No one could now show more pride of race than Aslaug, the poor cottar's daughter.
There was one, however, who did not say so, and that was Aslaug.Arne: Early Tales and Sketches|Bjornstjerne Bjornson