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Isenland

[ee-suh n-land, -luh nd, ee-zeyn-; German ee-zuh n-lahnt] /ˈi sənˌlænd, -lənd, ˈi zeɪn-; German ˈi zənˌlɑnt/
noun
1.
(in the Nibelungenlied) the country of Brunhild, usually identified with Iceland.
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  • The one who can equal her in these feats shall be king of Isenland, and share with her the throne of Isenstein.

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  • With them there walked good knights from Isenland, Brunhild's men-at-arms, five hundred or more, who bore swords in hand.

  • When, at last, the time for leave-taking came, the folk of Isenland gathered around to bid their queen Godspeed.

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  • In his wanderings he reached the country called Isenland, where the warlike but beautiful Queen Brunhild reigned.

    Stories of Siegfried Mary MacGregor
  • When the Prince had left Isenland he rode on and on until he came to a great mountain.

    Stories of Siegfried Mary MacGregor
  • No dread tidings were these, but glad and good to hear, of a matchless Queen named Brunhild who dwelt in Isenland.

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  • The queen of Isenland does not love me, and she treats me each day with more contempt.

    Stories from Northern Myths Emilie Kip Baker
  • Meanwhile down by the banks of the Rhine a vessel was being built to carry the King across the sea to Isenland.

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  • But old Hagen bit his unshorn lip, and cursed the day that had brought them to Isenland.

    The Story of Siegfried James Baldwin
  • And Hagen, for he hated the hero, hoped that he might never return alive from Isenland.

    Stories of Siegfried Mary MacGregor

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