Sigmund: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (sig'mund, sēg'moond Ger. zēk'moont), [key]
- (in the Volsunga Saga) the son of Volsung and Liod; the father, through his sister, Signy, of Sinfjotli; the husband first of Borghild, then of Hjordis; and the father of Sigurd.
- (in the Nibelungenlied) the king of the Netherlands and father of Siegfried.
- a male given name: from Germanic words meaning “victory” and “protection.”