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Siegfried Syllabification: Sieg·fried
Pronunciation: /ˈsēɡfrēd/

Definition of Siegfried in English:

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.

Words that rhyme with Siegfried

velocipede • centipede

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