Pronunciation: (sig'nē, -ny), [key]
—n.(in the Volsunga Saga)
the daughter of Volsung and mother, by her brother, Sigmund, of Sinfjotli, with whose help she kills her husband (Siggeir) to avenge his murder of Volsung. Cf. Sieglinde.
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