Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Sigyn

[seg-in, -yn, see-gin, -gyn]
See more synonyms for Sigyn on Thesaurus.com
noun
  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.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for sigyn

Historical Examples

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

    Space Prison

    Tom Godwin

  • Sigyn, Loki's wife, sat there and held a cup under the poison.

    The Edda, Vol. 1

    Winifred Faraday

  • But Sigyn, his wife, stands by him, and holds a dish under the venom-drops.

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

    Space Prison

    Tom Godwin

  • Fenrir and Sigyn were still obediently inside the doorway, almost frantic with desire to rejoin him.

    Space Prison

    Tom Godwin