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1. A shieldmaiden was a woman who had chosen to fight as a warrior in Scandinavian folklore and mythology;

2. A woman who sings for a heavy metal or hard rock band.
1. A shield maiden's grave was found in Norway yesterday.

2. That chick in Arch Enemy can really growl! She is a true Shieldmaiden!
by lucentrue February 04, 2010
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1. A female version of a whiteknight.

2. A woman who comes to the aid of another person publically or online to speak in that person's defense. (mostly without the person's consent.)
"I was debating with a woman online when this Shieldmaiden came out of nowhere and called me 'Sexist!'."
by Your Boy Pat August 09, 2018
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