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Gender: Male Origin of Ziggy: German, diminutive of Siegfried and Sigmund Meaning of Siegfried: German, "victorious peace"

The name Ziggy is a boy's name of German origin. Ziggy and is often added to lists like Crazy Nicknames for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin?".

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The ultimate jokey name, à la Ziggy Stardust or the comic-strip character Ziggy. Then again, there's Ziggy Marley, and most anything Marley is cool. Originally named David, his father Bob Marley gave him the nickname "Ziggy" due to the soccer move of the same name.

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Famous People Named Ziggy

David Nesta "Ziggy" Marley, Jamaican musician; son of musician Bob Marley
Evander "Ziggy" Hood, American NFL football player
Zygmunt Edward "Ziggy" Switkowski, Polish Australian businessman and nuclear physicist
Joseph "Ziggy" Modeliste, American drummer of funk group The Meters
Zachary Sami P "Ziggy" Lichman, English musician of boy band Northern Line
Isabelle Anna "Ziggy" Lorenc, Canadian female TV personality

Pop Culture References for the name Ziggy

Ziggy Stardust, album and persona of musician David Bowie
Chester Karol "Ziggy" Sobotka, character on TV's "The Wire"
Ziggy, character in TV's "Lazy Town"
"Ziggy," eponymous comic strip
"Ziggy," song by Celine Dion
Ziggy Grover, character in "Power Rangers: RPM"
Ziggy, a super hybrid computer on the cult 90s show "Quantum Leap"
Ziggy, character in "Big Little Lies"