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see SiegfriedSiegfried
or Sigurd
, great folk hero of early and medieval Germanic mythology. His legend, important in several Germanic epics, recounts his killing of the dragon Fafnir, his marriage to Gudrun (or Kriemhild), his love and betrayal of Brunhild, and his tragic death.
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Back over hurdles, Sigurd should be seen in a better light.
In a conversation with the notorious self-proclaimed "white nationalist" Kai Murras, powerfully-built Fraser says: "One of the videos we're going to show at the next Sigurd camp, we're going to get a projector up and project a jihadis training for ISIS over in Syria, showing them how they train".
When asked in an interview several years ago whether it was difficult growing up as the son of one of the most famous Russian scholars, the geophysicist and mathematician Orto Iul'evich Shmidt (1891-1956), Sigurd Ottovich indicated that for a long time he tried to distance himself from that heritage, wanting instead to be valued for his own work.
Her grandsons, Finn Erik and Sigurd Egner, were born in 2006 and 2010, respectively.
Breivik revealed his pseudonym in a rambling 1,500-page manifesto posted online shortly before the attacks, in which he writes: "Everyone is using code names; mine is Sigurd (the Crusader).
Anti-fascist group Searchlight said Breivik was in touch with the EDL's Norwegian counterpart, the NDL, and used the pseudonym Sigurd Jorsalfare, after the 12th century King of Norway who led one of the Crusades.
Coproducers, Jan Eirik Langoen, Sigurd Mikal Karoliussen,
Sigurd Paulsen, Statoil investment director and chairman of Tampnet considers the company has further growth potential in Norway, as well as internationally, which can best be provided by independent owners.
A highlight in the Past & Present section of the journal is the Mott Lecture presented by Sigurd Wagner (pictured) of Princeton University, who received at the meeting the prestigious award named after the Nobel laureate Sir Nevill F.
TOLKIEN'S VERSE IN SIGURD & GUDRUN IS INTENTIONALLY so condensed and so allusive that it is easy to miss the plot on a first reading.
THE LEGEND OF SIGURD & GUDRUN by JRR Tolkien Tolkien has been more productive since he died than he ever was in life.
The Legend Of Sigurd And Gudrun is expected to be hugely popular with the master of fantasy's legions of fans.