Galswintha sentence example
- Chilperic, brother of Sigebert, and king of the west Frankish kingdom, jealous of the renown which this marriage brought to his elder brother, hastened to ask the hand of Galswintha, sister of Brunhilda; but at the instigation of his mistress Fredegond, he assassinated his wife.
- He accordingly dismissed Fredegond, and married Brunhilda's sister, Galswintha.
- But he soon tired of his new partner, and one morning Galswintha was found strangled in her bed.
- At her instigation he repudiated his first wife Audovera, and strangled his second, Galswintha, Queen Brunhilda's sister.
- Fredegond Chilperic had married Galswintha, one of Brunhildas Beunhilda.Advertisement