According to Saxo Grammaticus' Gesta Danorum, Alfhild was a daughter of the Geatish king Siward. She was a shieldmaiden who had her own fleet of long-ships with crews of young female pirates and raided along the coasts of the Baltic Sea. The story is doubted by some historical scholars and considered to be a legend.

Anglicized as Awilda or Alvilda


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