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Borghild

[bawrg-hild]
noun
  1. (in the Volsunga Saga) the first wife of Sigmund: she poisons Sinfiotli in revenge for his killing of her brother.
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  • The years slipped by, and before Borghild knew it, she had grown into womanhood.

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  • During that winter Truls and Borghild seldom saw each other.

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  • Borghild lifted her eyes, and they met those of the fiddler.

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  • Sigmund now married Borghild, who hated Sinfjotli and poisoned him.

  • Not many months after this, word was brought to him that Borghild was dead.