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Gyda was a shield-maiden who willingly volunteered to be a sacrifice to help Lagertha on the journey to Valhalla.

Biography

Season 6

She's named after Lagertha's late daughter. She volunteered along with dozens of other shield-maidens, but was chosen by the raven. Shortly before Lagertha's funeral, she was annointed and sacrificed by the Angel of Death as part of the ritual.