GENDER: Masculine
Meaning & History
Form of SIGMUND in which the first element is sigis, an older form of sigu. Saint Sigismund was a 6th-century king of the Burgundians. This was also the name of kings of Poland and a ruler of the Holy Roman Empire.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Siegmund, Sigmund (German), Sigimund (Ancient Germanic)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Zikmund (Czech), Sigmund (English), Zsiga, Zsigmond (Hungarian), Zygmunt (Polish), Žigmund (Slovak), Žiga (Slovene)