What does Odin mean?

(Norse mythology) ruler of the Aesir; supreme god of war and poetry and knowledge and wisdom (for which he gave an eye) and husband of Frigg; identified with the Teutonic Wotan

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How is Odin pronounced?


What does it say about you to have a cat named Odin?

Odin is the Norse god of wisdom, war, death, and the sky. He is also the ruler of the world of the dead.

Is Odin a good cat name?

Odin has two syllables, which most vets and trainers tend to recommend. Odin isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Odin is found in these categories:

tough cat names

Odin, a Norse god, symbolizes strength, wisdom, and bravery.

elegant cat names

Norse god of wisdom and war lends a regal, sophisticated vibe.

spiritual cat names

He's a Norse god, making this moniker divine and mystical!

comic book cat names

He's named after a Norse god, adding a playful, mythical twist!


Based on likes, Odin ranks #244 with users of MeowNames.com.

Naming your cat Odin isn't unheard of, but our data suggests that it's a pretty niche choice.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Odin was, over the past 30 days, the 206th ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of June 2024, Odin is a name that's increasing in popularity with new kitten owners. According to our stats, it's more fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a bit of variance in rank for this name. That might suggest its popularity is based on seasonal factors or perhaps pop culture events.

In the past week, Odin was viewed 29 times, and liked 4 times.

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