nounWord forms: plural ˈNibeˌlungs or ˈNibeˌlungen (ˈnibəˌlʊŋən
1. German Legend
a. any of a race of dwarfs who owned a magic ring and a hoard of gold, which Siegfried took from them
b. any of Siegfried's followers
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Word origin of 'Nibelung'Ger