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Synonyms for Brunhild

a Valkyrie or a queen in the Nibelungenlied who loved the hero Siegfried

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Having created many successful games at their previous companies (most notably Saqqarah, Magic Match, Brunhilda, Phantasmat) and a few unintended flops (let's not put names here) they quickly became disappointed with the miring trends in the casual games market.
BP President Margie Moran Floirendo as Brunhilda, Cinderella's Stepmother.
82) In a letter to another eminent queen, Brunhilda of the Franks, Gregory praises the successful government of her kingdom and the education of her son as a testament of her 'God-pleasing goodness'.
Brunhilda was trapped for having left the arbitrary bounds of the Mexican wolf recovery area.
En resumen, el NIBELUNGENLIED (el CANTAR DE LOS NIBELUNGOS) es un poema epico en alto aleman medio circa 1200, que cuenta sobre la vida del heroe Sigfrido: como desposo a Krimhilda y cortejo a Brunhilda en nombre de Gunther, y como fue asesinado por Hagen y vengado por Krimhilda.
Brunfelsia and Brugmansia may sound like the names of fairytale twins -- or siblings to the cruel Queen Brunhilda.
With her clunky fashion sense and background in quantum chemistry we've rushed to crown her Europe's next "Iron Brunhilda.
I started taking voice lessons early on, but even before that, when I was 12 or 13, I went to a Halloween costume party and dressed up as Brunhilda.
Have you noticed how often that ker-azy woman with the Brunhilda plaits gets a close-up on Scrum V?
Hansel and Gretel embark on fantastic adventures after they are sent off to the Forbidden Forest by their evil stepmother, Brunhilda.
Wood believes that the queen Brunhilda provided the main Frankish support for Augustine's mission because of her own political designs.
For my own part I have made use of what seems to me the best means of blunting my sensibility to adverse criticism: I have thrown my whole mind into new work and Brunhilda and Atli, (21) though they are still by no means indifferent to me, have now become at least in so far a part of the past that I can no longer be hurt through them.
Brunhild or Brunhild or Brynhild also called Brunhilda or BrunhildeA beautiful Amazonlike princess in ancient Germanic heroic literature, known from Old Norse sources (the Eddic poems and the Volsunga saga) and from the Nibelungenlied in German.