[ seg-in, -yn, see-gin, -gyn ]

  1. Scandinavian Mythology. wife of Loki, who held a cup over Loki after his imprisonment in order to spare him the pain of the drops of poison with which he was punished.

Words Nearby Sigyn Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use Sigyn in a sentence

  • Sigyn lolled out her tongue and her white teeth grinned at him in answer.

    Space Prison | Tom Godwin
  • His faithful wife, Sigyn, catches the poison in a cup; but still it drops upon him whenever the vessel is full.

  • He stood again on the stockade wall in the evening of the third day, Fenrir and Sigyn beside him.

    Space Prison | Tom Godwin
  • A prowler shot past him to join Fenrir—Sigyn—and he felt Tip dart up to his shoulder.

    Space Prison | Tom Godwin
  • Fenrir and Sigyn were still obediently inside the doorway, almost frantic with desire to rejoin him.

    Space Prison | Tom Godwin