ZEEK-munt (German); SIG-mund (Eng)
"victorious protection"

Sigmund Origin and Meaning

The name Sigmund is a boy's name of German origin meaning "victorious protection".

The connection to Freud is a strong one, but this German name has a strong and interesting sound and great nickname potential: Ziggy, Iggy, Sim, Sid...

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Sigmund Popularity

Famous People Named Sigmund

  • Sigmund Freudborn Sigismund Schlomo Freud in 1856, was an Austrian psychiatrist who founded psychoanalysis.
  • Sigmund Esco "Jackie" JacksonAmerican singer of The Jackson 5
  • Sigmund A. Rolat (born Zygmunt Rozenblat)Polish philanthropist
  • Sigmund Werner Paul Jähnfirst German astronaut
  • Sigmund RombergAustro,Hungarian composer
  • Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson25th Prime Minister of Iceland
  • Sigmundur BrestissonFaroese missionary
  • Sigmundur Ernir RúnarssonIcelandic politician

Sigmund in Pop Culture

  • Sigmunda mute salamander that appears in "Toad Patrol"
  • Sigmund and the Sea Monstersa children's show from the 1970's