[ sig-gair ]
/ ˈsɪg gɛər /
Save This Word!
See under Signy.
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby Siggeir
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023
How to use Siggeir in a sentence
In that hall, when Volsung's daughter was to be given away to Siggeir, king of Gothland, in came an old guest with one eye.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant
We on our canvas wrought how Sigar and Siggeir both contended southward in Fyen.The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson|Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
Siggeir invites the kin of his wife to visit him, and then slays Volsung and all his sons, save Sigmund.
No hint is ever made of any possibility of reconciliation between Siggeir and the kin of the men he has slain.
These things do not suggest that we ought to read a King Siggeir treachery into the story of Finn.