Sigrid /ˈsɡrɪd/ is a Scandinavian given name for women from Old Norse Sigríðr, meaning "victory", "wisdom", and "beautiful".[1] Sigrid = Sigr + fríðr ("victory" and "beautiful", respectively). Common nicknames include Siri, Sigga, Sig, and Sigi. An Estonian variant is Siiri. The Latvian version of the name is Zigrīda.

Sigrid
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GenderFemale
Origin
Language(s)Old Norse
Meaning"Victory"
Region of originScandinavia
Other names
Alternative spellingSiri
Variant form(s)Siiri
Short form(s)Sig
Nickname(s)Sigga
Pet form(s)Sigi
Related namesZigrīda

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  • "All for Parents: Sigrid" (in Swedish). Archived from the original on 2008-07-20. Retrieved 2008-02-11.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  • "Sigrid", BehindTheName.com.