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 (go͝od′ro͞on′) also Guth·run (go͝oth′-)
n. Mythology
The daughter of the king of the Nibelungs and wife of Sigurd, later of Atli, in the Volsunga Saga.


(ˈɡʊdruːn) ,




(Norse Myth & Legend) Norse myth the wife of Sigurd and, after his death, of Atli, whom she slew for his murder of her brother Gunnar. She corresponds to Kriemhild in the Nibelungenlied


(ˈgʊd run)

(in the Volsunga Saga) the sister of Gunnar and wife of Sigurd: corresponds to Kriemhild in the Nibelungenlied.
References in classic literature ?
Of other modern poets I have read some things of William Morris, like the "Life and Death of Jason," the "Story of Gudrun," and the "Trial of Guinevere," with a pleasure little less than passionate, and I have equally liked certain pieces of Dante Rossetti.
Gudrun and her father, the kindly King Sigurd, experience all kinds of adventures in Scotland, encountering animals along the way.
Gudrun The Viking Princess, as told by Paisley's David Tennant, is on the BBC iPlayer now.
Sisters Ursula and Gudrun Brangwen struggle to balance independence, love, and marriage at the start of the twentieth century, in D.
Tynemouth became the fictitious Chisleton Station and actress Gudrun Ure was there in her famous Supergran handglider.
Edited by Kate Fleet, Gudrun Kramer, Denis Matringe, John Nawas, and Everett Rowson
Gudrun Wallenbock, will also be present on the occasion, said a press release.
For in her heart Gudrun Burwitz remains Gudrun Himmler, the beloved daughter of Nazi Reichsfuhrer Heinrich Himmler, the lord of death in the Third Reich who ran the Gestapo, the SS and the entire extermination programme which murdered six million Jews.
But the character became a playground icon when Super Gran the TV series launched on ITV in 1985, with Gudrun Ure in the title role and with one of 80s TV's catchiest theme tunes.
German Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan Gudrun Maria Sraga met with the leaders of the SDPK parliamentary faction, Chynybai Tursunbekov, and the Ar-Namys parliamentary faction, Feliks Kulov, the press service of the Parliament said.
Gudrun Bjork Bjarnadottir, Director of Policy, STEF talked to media and stated that this decision is crucial and will help in other blockades.
At the end of his show Saturday, Pharrrell invited on stage Gudrun Schyman, the leader of a small party that's campaigning on women's rights.