Dankwart

The youngest brute among brutes.
AKA
Dankward
Tangward
Born
801
Died
901
Portrait Year
806
Portrait Age
5

Dankwart is the youngest of the Gibeech brothers. In some versions Hagen and Gunter use Dankwart to kill Siegfried. Dankwart is eager from the outset to do just this. In this version, however, the deed is done by Hagen.

 Dankwart name is from Old High German and means guardian of remembrance.