Borghild

Borghild f
Scandinavian (mainly Norwegian): from an Old Norse female personal name composed of the elements borg fortification + hildr battle. The name is attested from the Viking period, but modern use appears to be the result of a 19th–century revival.

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  • Borghild — In Norse mythology, Borghild was the first wife of Sigmund. She bore him two sons Hamund and Helgi …   Wikipedia

  • Borghild — /bawrg hild /, n. (in the Volsunga Saga) the first wife of Sigmund: she poisons Sinfiotli in revenge for his killing of her brother. * * * …   Universalium

  • Borghild — althochdeutscher Ursprung, Nebenform von → Burghild (Bedeutungszusammensetzung aus: »Burg« und »Kampf«) …   Deutsch namen

  • Borghild — /bawrg hild /, n. (in the Volsunga Saga) the first wife of Sigmund: she poisons Sinfiotli in revenge for his killing of her brother …   Useful english dictionary

  • Borghild Ouren — (* 17. August 1977) ist eine ehemalige norwegische Biathletin. Ihr Biathlon Weltcup Debüt gab Borghild Ouren 2000 in Ruhpolding. Dort belegte sie in einem Sprintrennen den 70. Platz. Erstes nennenswertes Ergebnis wurde der Zehnte Platz im Sprint… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Borghild Niskin — Borghild Solveig Niskin (* 19. Februar 1924 in Hole) ist eine ehemalige norwegische Skirennläuferin. Niskin ist 17 fache Norwegische Meisterin und dreimalige Olympiateilnehmerin. 1956 wurde sie als erste Frau mit der Holmenkollen Medaille… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Borghild Tenden — (born June 23, 1951 in Stryn) is a Norwegian politician for the Liberal Party (V). She was elected to the Norwegian Parliament from Akershus in 2005, and currently acts as the party whip. She previously served as a deputy representative from 1997 …   Wikipedia

  • Borghild Niskin — (born 19 February 1924) is a Norwegian alpine skier who finished 7th in the women s giant slalom at the 1956 Winter Olympics at Cortina d Ampezzo. For that honor, Niskin became the first woman awarded the Holmenkollen medal that same year (Shared …   Wikipedia

  • Borghild Bondevik Haga — (8 December 1906 ndash; 12 April 1990) was a Norwegian politician for the Liberal Party.She was born in Austre Moland.She was elected to the Norwegian Parliament from Vestfold in 1965, but was not re elected in 1969.Haga was a member of Brunlanes …   Wikipedia

  • Borghild Ouren — (née le 17 août 1977) est une ancienne biathlète norvégienne. Voir aussi Liens et documents externes (en) Fiche IBU, site de l Union internationale de biathlon …   Wikipédia en Français

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