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Isenstein

[ee-suh n-stahyn, ee-zuh n-; German ee-zuh n-shtahyn]
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noun
  1. (in the Nibelungenlied) the home of Brunhild in Isenland.
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Historical Examples

  • Such was the noble Brunehilt, queen of Isenstein, in Norway.

    Myths of the Rhine

    X. B. Saintine

  • He was told that such had always been the rule at Isenstein, and that he, like others, must submit.

  • It is the land and folk of Brunhild and the fortress Isenstein, as ye heard me say.

  • Upon the twelfth-day morning, as we hear say, the winds had borne them far away to Isenstein in Brunhild's land.

  • Every one in the castle of Isenstein, from the princess to the kitchen-maid, felt grateful to the young hero for what he had done.