Meaning and Origin of Oden - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Oden

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Norse : Head god in Norse mythology

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • North German and Dutch : patronymic from the personal name Odo (see Ott, or possibly a metronymic from Oda, a feminine form of the name).
  • Swedish (Odén) : ornamental name composed of the unexplained element Od- + the common surname suffix -én, from Latin -enius.