Meaning of Siegfried in English:

Siegfried

Pronunciation /ˈsiːɡfriːd/

proper noun

  • The hero of the first part of the Nibelungenlied. A prince of the Netherlands, Siegfried obtains a hoard of treasure by killing the dragon Fafner. He marries Kriemhild, and helps Gunther to win Brunhild before being killed by Hagen.