Etzel

[ et-suh l ]
/ ˈɛt səl /

noun German Legend.

Attila: represented in the Nibelungenlied as the second husband of Kriemhild after the death of Siegfried.
Compare Atli.
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Etzel

/ (ˈɛtsəl) /

noun

German legend a great king who, according to the Nibelungenlied, was the second husband of Kriemhild after the death of Siegfried: identified with Attila the HunCompare Atli

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