from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Mythology An Anglo-Saxon god identified with Odin.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. The Germanic chief god, distributor of talents and god of wisdom and war.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A deity corresponding to Odin, the supreme deity of the Scandinavians. Wednesday is named for him. See Odin.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Anglo-Saxon form of the name of the deity called by the Norse Odin.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. chief god; counterpart of Norse Odin and Teutonic Wotan
Middle English, from Old English Wōden; see wet-1 in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Old English Wōden, from Proto-Germanic *Wōdanaz. Cf. the doublet Odin, borrowed from Old Norse, ultimately from the same source. (Wiktionary)