What does Sigurd mean?

What does the name Sigurd mean?


Sigurd or Sigur (Pronounced the same) is a Scandinavian male name used in Norway, Denmark, Sweden and (Iceland) derived from the Old Norse Sigurðr (from sigr “victory” and varðr “guardian”). Other forms of this name are Sigvard and Siward. A short form of the name is Sjur.