Gjuki

or Giu·ki

[ gyoo-kee ]
/ ˈgyu ki /

noun (in the Volsunga Saga)

a king, the father of Gudrun and Gunnar and the husband of Grimhild.

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Origin of Gjuki

<Old Norse Gjūki; compare Old English Gifica,Old High German Gibicho

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Example sentences from the Web for Gjuki

  • He calls himself Gunnar the son of Gjuki, and finally Brynhild consents to become his wife.

  • In the Guthrnar-rtha again it is stated that Sigurth and the sons of Gjuki had ridden to a gathering and that they slew him then.