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Popularity
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Odin

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Scandinavian
  • #4386 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Odin" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1884 6 0 6
1902 5 0 5
1905 5 0 5
1912 9 0 9
1913 9 0 9
1914 10 0 10
1915 11 0 11
1916 11 0 11
1917 12 0 12
1918 16 0 16
1919 10 0 10
1920 10 0 10
1922 7 0 7
1923 6 0 6
1924 7 0 7
1925 10 0 10
1926 6 0 6
1927 6 0 6
1928 9 0 9
1929 5 0 5
1930 7 0 7
1932 5 0 5
1943 6 0 6
1944 5 0 5
1964 5 0 5
1966 6 0 6
1969 7 0 7
1970 7 0 7
1971 5 0 5
1972 10 0 10
1973 10 0 10
1974 7 0 7
1975 9 0 9
1976 5 0 5
1977 6 0 6
1978 7 0 7
1979 5 0 5
1980 7 0 7
1981 10 0 10
1982 9 0 9
1983 7 0 7
1984 5 0 5
1985 7 0 7
1986 5 0 5
1987 7 0 7
1988 9 0 9
1990 9 0 9
1991 6 0 6
1992 7 0 7
1993 8 0 8
1994 20 0 20
1995 8 0 8
1996 12 0 12
1997 15 0 15
1998 10 0 10
1999 23 0 23
2000 42 0 42
2001 50 0 50
2002 87 0 87
2003 100 0 100
2004 107 0 107
2005 107 0 107
2006 130 0 130
2007 181 0 181
2008 201 0 201
2009 202 0 202
2010 247 0 247
2011 314 0 314
2012 373 0 373
2013 450 0 450
2014 594 0 594

Want to know about the populiarty of Odin? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,651 babies born with the name Odin in the United States. That's more than enough Odins to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1884 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Odin" was in 2014 with a total of 594 babies.

According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Odin" is not a popular baby boy's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 2003. Across the entire United States a total of only 100 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Odin popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Odin in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Odin" mean? The list below shows the origins of Odin as well as things modernly associated with the name Odin such as celebrities named Odin.

Scandinavian

Origin and Meaning of Odin

The name "Odin" is of Scandinavian origin, and it means "Divine creative inspiration". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nido". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nodi". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Odin born Nov 6, 1993

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 1775. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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