Siegfried

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Siegfried, from Proto-Germanic *Segafriþuz, from *segaz (victory, triumph) + *friþuz (peace, sanctuary).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: sĭgʹ-frēd, sēgʹ-frēd, IPA(key): /ˈsɪɡ.fɹiːd/, /ˈsiːɡ.fɹiːd/

Proper noun[edit]

Siegfried

  1. (Germanic mythology) Hero of the Nibelungenlied who defeated the Icelandic queen Brunhild.

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Siegfried, from German Siegfried, from Middle High German Sîfrit, from Old High German Sigifrid, from Proto-Germanic *Segafriþuz, from *segaz (victory, triumph) + *friþuz (peace, sanctuary).

Proper noun[edit]

Siegfried

  1. A male given name from German
  2. (Germanic mythology) Siegfried; hero of the Nibelungenlied

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German Sîfrit, from Old High German Sigifrid, from Proto-Germanic *Segafriþuz, from *segaz (victory, triumph) + *friþuz (peace, sanctuary).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈziːk.fʀiːt/
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Proper noun[edit]

Siegfried m

  1. (Germanic mythology) Siegfried.
  2. A male given name from Proto-Germanic.
    Synonyms: Sigi, Siggi

Descendants[edit]

  • Latvian: Zigfrīds
  • Lithuanian: Sigitas

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