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Name Odin

Meaning:the inspiredTools:

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About the name Odin in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:Scandinavian
Topics:Asteroid 3989 Odin, discovered 1986
US 2015 rank:#445     ... 443:Franklin, 444:Hendrix, 445:Odin, 446:Brennan, 447:Jamison ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Adin, Edin, Odina, Odine     Details
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About Odin, the group of names with the same origin as Odin

Meaning/translation:the inspired
Language of origin:Old Norse
Info about origin:in Germanic/Nordic mythology Odin is the highest of all gods, the god of war, wisdom and death
 the name of this god has many variants, e.g. Woden (Saxon) or Wuotan (Old High German)
 the name derives from an Indoeuropean root wat (to blow, to fan, to inspire)
Words:odr = the inspiration, the madness, the anger  Old Norse
 wat = to blow, to fan, to inspire  Indoeuropean
Topics:Germanic mythology
Variants' top ranks:34:Odin Norway 2014
Old/original forms:Odinn Old Norse, Wodan Old High German, Wodanaz Germanic, Woden Old Saxon, Wotan Old High German, Wuotan Old High German
Name variants:Odin   Sortable list   Details
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NorwayGraph2015 56,  2014 342013 42,  2012 79,  2011 63,  2010 75,  2009 63,  2008 72,  2007 61,  2006 73,  2005 62,  2004 68,  2003 64,  2002 92,  2001 84,  2000 92,  1997 99
USA yearlyGraph2015 4452014 476,  2013 573,  2012 639,  2011 728,  2010 858,  2009 981,  2008 983