Nagelring

German - The sword of Dietrich von Bern. This weapon was given to Dietrich by Elbegast who had stolen it from the giant, Grim. In Thidrekssaga, it was taken from the dwarf, Alfrik, by Thidrek. In other stories, it was given by his uncle, Hygelac, to Beowulf who used it to kill Grendell. Occasionally called Nagelring, Beowulf, Beowulf, Bee-hunter, Beowolf, Hrunting, Hrunting, Naegling, Naegling, Naglring or Naglring.

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