Gender: Male Meaning of Sid: "Saint-Denis" Origin of Sid: Variation of Sidney, French

Sid Origin and Meaning

The name Sid is a boy's name meaning "Saint-Denis".

Sid originated as a nickname for Sidney, but we like it on its own, a la Jason Biggs and Jenny Mollen's son. Sid Vicious, member of the band the Sex Pistols, gives this name a punk rock vibe.

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Koolkitty108 Says:


Just reminds me of the sloth.

beachbear Says:


Makes me think of the early 1990s.

Zelliew Says:


I agree

yvonne_virginia Says:


Name your child Sidney and call him Sid, not the other way around!

kitchi1 Says:


Sid Vicious! Sid is a pretty cool name. Punk rock, too, if you ask me.