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Boy Name: Siegfried

Name: Siegfried
Pronunciation: \si(e)-gf-ried, sieg-fried\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: peace of victory
Origin: German
Variant forms: Sigfred, Sigfrid, Sigfried, Sigfryd, Sigvard, Sygfried
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 9283


Siegfried \si(e)-gf-ried, sieg-fried\ as a boy's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Siegfried is "peace of victory". Name of the hero of Wagner's "Ring" cycle of operas, son of Siegmund, and husband of Brunhilde.

Siegfried has 6 variant forms: Sigfred, Sigfrid, Sigfried, Sigfryd, Sigvard and Sygfried.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Siegfried.


Siegfried is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#9283 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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