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since 1880

Odysseus

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Angry
  • #29366 All Time
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Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1999606
2000606
2002707
2003707
2006808
2007808
2008505
2009606
201010010
201114014
201216016
201327027
201430030

Want to know about the populiarty of Odysseus? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 150 babies born with the name Odysseus in the United States. That's more than enough Odyssei to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name first appeared in the year 1999 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Odysseus" was in 2014 with a total of 30 babies.

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Odysseus" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of only 30 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Odysseus" mean?

Odysseus (Greek): Angry

The name "Odysseus" is of Greek origin and it means "Angry". It's a name commonly given to boys.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

U is for unique, your love of life.

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

Your name in reverse order is "Suessydo". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Uosessdy". 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.

Where is the name Odysseus popular?



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

Past life for Odysseus born Sep 9, 2002

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 Ireland approximately on 1475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

Name poster for Odysseus

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