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 (go͝on′är′, -ər)
n. Mythology
The husband of Brynhild, the brother-in-law of Sigurd, and the brother of Gudrun in the Volsunga Saga.


(Norse Myth & Legend) Norse myth brother of Gudrun and husband of Brynhild, won for him by Sigurd. He corresponds to Gunther in the Nibelungenlied


(ˈgʊn nɑr, ˈgʊn ər)

(in the Volsunga Saga) the husband of Brynhild: corresponds to Gunther in the Nibelungenlied.
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Those lectures must have been excellent, since Gunnars makes commonsensical claims about the thought processes and theoretical concepts behind creative writing and illustrates them with engaging examples from the works of an amazingly wide range of authors in an easily flowing style.
UWE ROSLER reckons he would not be facing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer today without the help of his old pal.
WHEN Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was named Cardiff City manager, the search for credible Norwegian football icons to gauge views on the appointment was always going to be challenging.
Gunnar used to be a fans favourite, but is showing little this term.
Gunnar Hafsteinsson, employee of Hotel Bristol in Oslo, assists Ms Katinka Barysch, Senior Economist of the EIU, preparing the technical aspects of her presentation.