The Norse Siegfried (q.v.). He falls in love with
Brynhild, but, under the influence of a love-potion, marries Gudrun, a
union which brings about a volume of mischief.
Sigurd the Horny.
A German romance based on a legend in the Sagas. An analysis of
this legend is published by Weber in his Illustrations of Northern
Antiquities.' (See Siegfried, Horny.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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