Signe
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I noticed there was no comments in re:name pronunciation! This name has an unusual pronunciation of "Sig-neh" almost with an "a" sound at the end.
-- sugarbaby226  11/10/2005
Actually one of my best friend's name is Signe and it is pronounced Sig-nee with an e sound instead of a.
-- madameraspberri6  12/31/2005
The Swedish pronunciation of Signe is "SING-neh" (almost like "SING-nay").
-- Ylva  3/30/2006
Ylva, I think most of the people in Sweden pronounce it Sig-neh but not with an "a" sound. I like the name anyway.
-- Frozten  12/17/2006
About if it's like an "e" or an "a" on the end: I think this depends on where you live. I always spell it with "e", but maybe in other parts of Sweden it's spelled with an "a" on the end.
-- Dahlis  1/18/2007
The G is not hard, it is SING-neh, not SIG- and never an A sound, no matter where you live in Sweden.
-- Anonymous User  2/4/2007
My name is Signe, and I live in Denmark. Here the name is pronounced "SEE-nu", with the E in the end sounding almost like the O in 'world' and the U in 'curl'.
-- Nerd  6/14/2007
This was my granmother's name, and here in Norway it's pronounced SIG-neh.
-- Velie  12/30/2007
I've met a girl who pronounces this sig-nee.
-- Likeyeahwhatev  8/6/2009
Might be pronounced SAY-nee.
-- ComradeJocasta  10/10/2014
My name is Signe, my father is from Norway and my mother is half Norwegian. I was named after a favorite cousin of my father. We have other Signes in the family in Norway. My name is pronounced Sig-neh in Norway. In the US I have always been called Sig-nee, I believe because it is similar to the popular Courtney, Britney, Tiffany etc., I don't correct people on the pronunciation of my name. I do a lot of international business and it has been fun to be able to guess when someone asks for me if they are Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, or an Icelander, each region of Scandinavia seems to pronounce Signe differently. The French also have a name Signe which seems to be pronounced Sin-ae, at least that is what my French customers always seem to say. I was told the name means conquering perception, or victory.
-- Signekris  5/11/2016

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