Gunnhildr

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Eric Bloodaxe - Marriage
... According to the early 13th century Egils saga, Eric's consort at York was Gunnhildr, the famous "mother of kings" ... Saga tradition is though unanimous that Eric did cohabit with a woman named Gunnhildr ... Icelandic hostility towards Gunnhildr has been cited as being a possible source for her dissociation from the Danish royal house ...
Gunnhildr Sveinsdóttir - Queen of Sweden
... Gunnhildr married king Anund Jacob on an unknown date ... the name of Gyda, sometimes also kalled Guda or Gunnhildr ... It is possible that Gyda was the daughter of Anund by another woman, and that Gunnhildr was her stepmother ...
Gunnhildr Sveinsdóttir
... Gunnhildr Sveinsdóttir or Gunnhildr Haraldsdóttir, Guda or Gyda (traditionally died in Gudhem, Västergötland, Sweden, c ... Her parentage is not confirmed she is called Gunnhildr Sveinsdóttir or Gunnhildr Haraldsdóttir depending on parentage ... of Sweden, who is also known under her mother's name Gunnhildr ...
Egill Skallagrímsson - Life
... of Atley, a retainer of King Eirik Bloodaxe and kinsman of Queen Gunnhildr, both of whom spent the remainder of their lives trying to take vengeance ... Seething with hatred, Gunnhildr ordered her two brothers to assassinate Egill and his brother Þórólfr, who had been on good terms with her previously ... Here I set up a níð-pole, and declare this níð against King Eiríkr and Queen Gunnhildr," — he turned the horse-head to face the mainland — "I declare this níð at the land-spi ...