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
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894