Óðinn

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Óðinn, from Proto-Germanic *Wōdanaz.

Proper noun[edit]

Óðinn m

  1. (Norse mythology) Odin
  2. A male given name

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *Wōdanaz, whence also Old English Wōden, Old Saxon Wōden, Old High German Wuotan, Wodan. Related to the adjective óðr, literally meaning "the mad one".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (9th century West Norse) IPA(key): /ˈoːðinː/
  • (12th century Icelandic) IPA(key): /ˈoːðinː/

Proper noun[edit]

Óðinn m

  1. (Norse mythology) Odin

Declension[edit]

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