Meaning and Origin of: Oden

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Norse : Head god in Norse mythology

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • North German and Dutch : patronymic from the personal nameOdo (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.