Sig·​urd ˈsi-gu̇rd How to pronounce Sigurd (audio)
: a hero in Norse mythology who slays the dragon Fafnir

Word History


Old Norse Sigurthr

First Known Use

1822, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Sigurd was in 1822

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“Sigurd.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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