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Gyda of the Wends

LifeGyda, Geira (?-984).
FamilyHouse of the Wends.
Father is Burislav.
Mother is unknown.
Husband is, as his first wife, Olaf Tryggvason (982).
No children.
Sources: FMG.

Note: much of Gyda’s life is lost in legends, and few facts are known. Her existence is mentioned by Snorri Sturlusson.

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