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, in Germanic literature. 1 Heroine of the Icelandic epic, the Volsungasaga. 2 Heroine and title person of an anonymous Middle High German epic written shortly after and strongly influenced by the Nibelungenlied (see under Nibelungen).
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The counterpart of Kriemhild in the Nibelungenlied, she is sometimes confused with the heroine of the Middle High German romance Gudrun Lied , an independent Baltic-coast legend of an abduction that ends happily with a rescue and the lovers' reunion.