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Name Group Odin

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Group info:
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:22:Óðinn Iceland 2015,  32:Odin Norway 2020
Name variants:

All variants, grouped by language of use

LanguageFemale VariantsMale Variants
Scandinavian Odin
Germanic Wodanaz
Old Saxon Woden
Old High German Wodan, Wotan, Wuotan
Old Norse Odinn
Icelandic Óðinn
Name variants:

8 male name variants, sorted by name and gender

NameLanguages of Use
OdinnOld Norse
WodanOld High German
WodenOld Saxon
WotanOld High German
WuotanOld High German