Siegfried

Definitions

  • Siegfried's body is rowed across the water
    Siegfried's body is rowed across the water
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Siegfried (German mythology) mythical German warrior hero of the Nibelungenlied who takes possession of the accursed treasure of the Nibelungs by slaying the dragon that guards it and awakens Brynhild and is eventually killed; Sigurd is the Norse counterpart
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Usage

In literature:

Siegfried would listen in vain for a bird if you were in the flies.
"The Black Cross" by Olive M. Briggs
Each evening when Siegfried thought of his sword he would come bounding down the mountains, blowing great horn-blasts.
"Child Stories from the Masters" by Maud Menefee
Harold's grandsire, Siegfried the Teuton, had been a man of cruel violence.
"Second Book of Tales" by Eugene Field
Will you get young Siegfried to lay a place for me while I go and wash?
"The Woman in Black" by Edmund Clerihew Bentley
The next night Siegfried takes his place, and wrestles with the mighty maiden.
"Russian Fairy Tales" by W. R. S. Ralston
The Story of Siegfried, James Baldwin.
"Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts" by Girl Scouts
M.J. Brandenstein and John C. Siegfried formed a co-partnership under the name of Siegfried & Brandenstein in 1880.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
Siegfried must do this and the Mime should profit by it, and afterward kill Siegfried.
"Operas Every Child Should Know" by Mary Schell Hoke Bacon
Reginn had a wonderful pupil, named Siegfried, a Samson among the inhabitants of the land.
"ZigZag Journeys in Northern Lands;" by Hezekiah Butterworth
WILLIAM S. SIEGFRIED, private, mustered in Aug. 15, 1862; mustered out with company May 24, 1863.
"War from the Inside" by Frederick L. (Frederick Lyman) Hitchcock
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In poetry:

He showed him his walls of marble white—
A mile o'erhead they shone;
Quoth the Balt, 'Who would leap into that garden,
King Siegfried's boots must own.'
"The Song of The Little Baltung: A.D. 395" by Charles Kingsley

In news:

PJC Music Alumnus performing Siegfried at the Met.
Jay Hunter Morris in " Siegfried ".
A scene from Act III of the Met's new production of Wagner's " Siegfried " with Jay Hunter Morris as the title character and Deborah Voigt as Brünnehilde.
Siegfried & Roy celebrate Oktoberfest at Hofbrauhaus on Sept 17, 2011.
Mark and Cathy Siegfried .
Siegfried and Roy stage comeback for charity.
West German Cancels ' Siegfried ' Appearance.
' SIEGFRIED ,' UNDER LEINSDORF, BACK AT MET.
Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat.
Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat .
Mary Siegfried is a senior writer for Inside Supply Management.
South Bend Tribune/JAMES BROSHER Students from Notre Dame's Siegfried Hall cheer during the pep rally on Friday, Nov 16, 2012, at the Purcell Pavilion at Notre Dame.
Roy of Siegfried and Roy critical after mauling.
A white tiger attacks Roy Horn of 'Siegfried & Roy ' during a Las Vegas show.
A 7-year-old white tiger attacked Roy Horn of Siegfried and Roy during a Friday night performance on the Las Vegas strip -- the magician and trainer's 59th birthday.
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In science:

In: Elschner, Gohberg and Silbermann (Eds), Problems in Mathematical Physics (Siegfried Pr¨ossdorf Memorial Volume).
Random walk models associated with distributed fractional order differential equations
Daniel Tartakovsky, Siegfried Dietrich, Martin Brinkmann, J¨urgen Vollmer, Sabine Klapp, and Daniela Fliegner are gratefully acknowledged.
Wetting on Random Roughness: the Ubiquity of Wenzel Prewetting
This lecture was followed by a surprise: a musical event featuring Paul Einstein on violin and Siegfried R¨abblen on Piano.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the Topical Group in Gravitation of the American Physical Society
Later in 1939, Siegfried Flügge, writing in the same journal, speculated on the possibility that uranium chain reactions, capable of releasing enormous amounts of energy, might have taken place in the past in uranium deposits.
Teaching About Nature's Nuclear Reactors
In 1961, Helmut Reeh and Siegfried Schlieder showed that the conditions for a quantum field theory of Wightman type, given above, lead to a remarkable consequence .
Vacuum Fluctuations, Geometric Modular Action and Relativistic Quantum Information Theory
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