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Gender: Male Meaning of Sigmund: "victorious protection" Origin of Sigmund: German

The name Sigmund is a boy's name of German origin meaning "victorious protection". Sigmund and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Victory and discussed in our forums with posts like "Middle name for a First name!".

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Famous People Named Sigmund

Sigismund Schlomo "Sigmund" Freud, Austrian psychiatrist who founded psychoanalysis
Sigmund Esco "Jackie" Jackson, American singer of The Jackson 5
Sigmund A. Rolat (born Zygmunt Rozenblat), Polish philanthropist
Sigmund Werner Paul Jähn, first German astronaut
Sigmund Romberg, Austro-Hungarian composer
Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson, 25th Prime Minister of Iceland
Sigmundur Brestisson, Faroese missionary
Sigmundur Ernir Rúnarsson, Icelandic politician

Pop Culture References for the name Sigmund

Sigmund, a mute salamander that appears in "Toad Patrol"
Sigmund and the Sea Monsters, a children's show from the 1970's

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Sigmund's International Variations

Zygmunt (Polish) Sigvard, Sigurd (Norse) Siegmund (German)