Name Odin Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Odin


Odin is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Odin?

Odin is a Norse mythology name. He was a chief god, the god of death and war, of poetry, wisdom and frenzy. He is the husband of the goddess Frigg and lives in Valhalla, where warriors go after they are slain. He has two ravens called Huginn and Muninn. The name Odin derived from the Old Norse name Óðinn.

What does the name Odin mean?

Odin means “furious”, “eager” and “mad” (from Old Norse “óðr”), but as well “song”, “poetry” or “inspiration” (as well from Old Norse “óðr”).

Pronunciation of Odin

Variants of the name Odin


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Popularity of the name Odin

The name Odin is ranked #2238 overall.

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