The Northern Way

Heiti of Oðinn (Names of Oðinn)

All of these are open to alternative usage and meaning

 

Aldaföðr                        father of men
Aldagautr                         gautr of men
Aldingautr                        the ancient gautr
Alföðr                                father of all
Arnhöfði                        eagle head
Atriði, Atriðr                        attacking rider
Auðun                                wealth friend
Bálegyr                        blaze eye
Björn                                bear
Blindi, Blindr                blind
Bölverkr                        evil doer
Bragi                                chieftain
Brúni, Brúnn                        brown one
Darraðr, Dörruðr                spearman
Draugadróttin                lord of the dead
Ennibrattr                        one with straight forehead
Eylúðr                                ever booming
Farmaguð, Farmatýr         cargo gaut
Farmögnuðr                        journey empowerer
Fengr                                snatcher
Fimbultýr                        mighty gaut
Fimbulþulr                        mighty þulr, mighty poet
Fjölnir                        concealer, much wise
Fjölviðr, Fjölsvinnr                much wise
Forni                                ancient one
Fornölvir                        ancient Ölvir
Fráríðr                        one who rides forth
Fundinn                        the found
Gagnráðr                        contrary advisor
Gangleri                        wanderer
Gangráðr                        journey advisor
Gapþrosnir                        one in gaping frenzy
Gauti, Gautr                        god, goth
Geiguðr                        dangler
Geirlöðnir                        spear inviter
Geirtýr                        spear gaut
Geirvaldr                        spear master
Geirölnir                        spear charger
Gestr                                guest
Gestumblindi                blind guest
Ginnarr                        deciever
Gizurr                                riddler
Glapsviðr                        seducer
Goðjaðarr                        gaut protector
Göllnir, Göllor, Göllungr        yeller
Göndlir                        wand weilder
Grímnir, Grímr                masked one
Grímr                                grim
Gunnar                        warrior
Gunnblindi                        battle blinder
Hagvirkr                        skilful worker
Hangaguð, Hangatýr        hanged gaut
Hangi                                hanged one
Haptaguð                        fetter god
Haptsoenir                        fetter loosener
Hár                                high one
Hári                                high dear one
Hárbarðr                        grey beard
Hárr                                one eyed
Hávi                                high one
Helblindi                        Hel blind
Hengikeptr                        hang jaw
Herblindi                        host blinder
Herföðr, Herjaföðr                host father
Hergautr                        host gaut
Herjann, Herran                one of the host
Herteitr                        host glad
Hertýr                                host gaut
Hildólf                        battle wolf
Hjalmberi                        helmet bearer
Hjarrandi                        screamer
Hléfreyr                        famous lord, mound lord
Hnikarr, Hnikuðr                inciter
Hóarr                                one eyed
Hóvi                                high one
Hrafnáss                        raven god
Hrammi                        fetterer, ripper
Hrani                                blusterer
Hrjótr                                roarer
Hroptatýr                        lord of gauts, tumult gaut
Hroptr                        tumult, gaut
Hrosshársgrani                horse hair moustache
Hvatmóðr                        whet courage
Hveðrungr                        roarer
Ítreker                        splendid ruler
Jafnhár                        just as high
Jalfaðr, Jalföðr                yellow brown back
Jalgr, Jalkr                        gelding
Járngrímr                        iron grim
Jólfr                                horse wolf, bear
Jólnir                                jule figure
Jörmunr                        mighty one
Karl                                old man
Kjalarr                        nourisher
Langbarðr                        long beard
Loðungr                        shaggy cloak wearer
Njótr                                user, enjoyer
Óðinn                                frenzied one, inspiring spirit
Óðr                                frenzy, inspiration
Ófnir                                weaver, inciter
Olgr                                protector, hawk
Ómi                                boomer
Óski                                wished for
Rauðgrani                        red moustache
Reiðartýr                        wagon gautr
Sanngetall                        truth getter
Sannr, Saðr                        truth
Síðgrani                        drooping moustache
Síðhöttr                        drooping hat
Síðskeggr                        drooping beard
Sigðir                                victory bringer
Sigfaðir                        victory father
Siggautr                        victory gautr
Sigmundr                        victory protection
Sigrhöfundr                        victory author
Sigrunnr                        victory tree
Sigþrór                        victory successful
Sigtryggr                        victory sure
Sigtýr                                victory gautr
Skollvaldr                        treachery ruler
Sváfnir                        sleep bringer
Sveigðir                        reed bringer
Sviðrir, Sviðurr                calmer, spear gautr
Svipall                                fleeting
Svölnir                        cooler, sweller
Þekkr                                clever
Þrasarr                        quarreler
Þriði                                third
Þriggi                                triple
Þrór                                burgeoning
Þróttr                                strength
Þrundr                        sweller
Þundr                                rumbler, thunder
Þunnr, þuðr                        lean, pale
Tveggi                                double
Tvíblindi                        twice blind
Unnr, Uðr                        lover, beloved, striver
Váföðr        , Váfuðr                dangler
Vakr                                vigilant
Valföðr                        father of the slain
Valgautr                        slaughter gautr
Valkjósandi                        chooser of the slain
Valtamr                        slain tame
Valtýr                                slain gautr
Valþögnir                        slain reciever
Vegtamr                        way tame
Veratýr                        gautr of men
Viðrir                                stormer
Víðfrægr                        wide famed
Viðhrímnir                        contrary screamer
Viðurr                                killer
Vingnir                        swinger
Vöfuðr                        dangler
Yggr                                terrible
Ýrungr                        stormy

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