Sigmund

This article is about the mythological hero Sigmund; for other meanings see: Sigmund (disambiguation).

In Norse mythology, Sigmund is a hero whose story is told in the Völsunga saga. He and his sister, Signý, are the children of Völsung and his wife Hljod. Sigmund is best known as the father of Sigurð the dragon-slayer, though Sigurð's tale has almost no connections to the Völsung cycle.

Read more about Sigmund:  Völsunga Saga, Relation To Other Germanic Heroes, Parallels

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