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noun (in the Volsunga Saga)
  1. a rival of Sigmund for Hjordis who kills Sigmund and is killed by Sigurd.
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Historical Examples

  • Lyngvi was an island that they often went to to make sport, and they spoke of going there.

    The Children of Odin

    Padraic Colum

  • Lyngvi, the son of King Hunding, was also a suitor and now invades Sigmund's land.

  • Lyngvi was the most valiant of the brothers in every onset, though they all fought bravely.

  • Sigurd fought a great battle with Lyngvi, Hunding's son, and his brothers, in which Lyngvi and his three brothers fell.

  • And when he and Lyngvi met, they exchanged many blows and fought with the greatest valour.