Sigrid was a minor character in both The Saxon Stories novel series, and The Last Kingdom television series. She was Earl Ragnar's wife and the mother of Ragnar the Younger, Thyra, Rorik, and the adoptive mother of Uhtred.
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Ragnar's Hall, Northumbria; On the eve of Thyra's wedding, Kjartan and his men, now allied with Ælfric of Bebbanburg, have come: Kjartan to exact his revenge on Ragnar for blinding his son Sven years prior, and Ælfric to kill Uhtred and consolidate his hold on the Bebbanburg seat. Ragnar's hall is lit on fire, when they attempt to escape, Ravn is mortally wounded with an arrow and all exits are blocked off. Sigrid is mercifully killed by her husband, Earl Ragnar, to prevent her from burning alive within. Earl Ragnar tells Ravn to take her with him to Valhalla. Uhtred and Brida arrive from their spot in the woods just as Ragnar valiantly attempts to kill as many as he can before burning to death. ("Episode 1.1")
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- The name Sigrid comes from the Old Norse name Sigríðr. The name is made up of the words sigr, which means "victory", and fríðr, which means "beautiful".