Definition of Brunhild in English:

Brunhild

proper noun

  • (in the Nibelungenlied) the wife of Gunther, who instigated the murder of Siegfried. In the Norse versions she is a Valkyrie whom Sigurd (the counterpart of Siegfried) wins by penetrating the wall of fire behind which she lies in an enchanted sleep.

Pronunciation:

Brunhild

/ˈbruːnhɪlt/