from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A Valkyrie who is revived from an enchanted sleep by Sigurd, who falls in love with her and proposes to her.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a Valkyrie or a queen in the Nibelungenlied who loved the hero Siegfried; when he deceived her she had him killed and then committed suicide


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