Ségolène, Sieglinde

Gender: Feminine
Origin: French/German
Meaning: “gentle victory”
Segolene (SAY-goh-LEHN); Sieglinde (ZEEG-lin-deh).

Segolene is the French form of the Germanic Sieglinde, which is comprised of the elements sigu meaning victory and lind meaning “soft; gentle.” Sieglinde is as equally as unpopular in Germany as Segolene is popular in France. In France it came in at # 526 and it is borne by French politician, Segolene Royal. Its designated name day is July 24.