- the mountain on whose fiery top Brynhild slept until awakened by Sigurd.
Origin of Hindfell
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All these he piled on the back of the good horse Grani, and then he rode south to Hindfell.The Red Fairy Book
His heart was merry with victory and ever he thought of Hindfell and of Lymdale and the love of Brynhild.
Hindfell, the word means "deer-mountain," since "fell" means any hill, and "hind" is the word we still use for a deer.
On parting from her he receives back from Brynhild his own ring given to her at Hindfell in the days of their bliss.A Selection from the Poems of William Morris
He came to a mountain-summit at last: Hindfell, where the trees fell away, leaving a place open to the sky and the winds.The Children of Odin