Sig vs Sid - What's the difference?

sig | sid |

As nouns the difference between sig and sid

is that sig is a special interest group; a group formed to discuss a particular topic or issue while sid is fairy mound or sid can be peace, goodwill, peaceableness, a state or period of peace, a truce; peace terms; peacemaking, conciliation.



Etymology 1

A shortened form of (m).


(en noun)
  • (informal) A signature, usually when used as a digital signature on emails.
  • * 1995 , Vince Emery, How to grow your business on the Internet
  • Your sig should ideally be four or five lines long, six or seven at the maximum. Since it will be repeated on hundreds of messages, a long signature wastes bandwidth and is therefore rude.
    Derived terms
    * sigblock * sigfile * siggy * sigless

    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) . Compare West Frisian sege, Dutch zege, German Sieg, Danish sejr, Swedish seger.


    (en noun)
  • A victory, triumph
  • Etymology 3

    Related to .


  • (UK, dialectal) Urine.
  • sid


    Alternative forms

    * Syd

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • A short form of the male given names Sidney', '''Sydney''' and ' Siddharth .