Sigrdrifa

[ sig-er-dree-vah ]
/ ˈsɪg ərˌdri vɑ /

noun (in the Elder Edda)

a Valkyrie who, for disobedience to Odin, sleeps within a circle of fire until awakened by Sigurd.

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Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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