Gmc. Myth. the chief deity; identified with the Norse Odin
Origin of WodenOld English Woden, akin to German Wotan and Old Norse Odinn from Indo-European an unverified form w?t-, variant, variety of base an unverified form w?t-, to be mentally excited from source Classical Latin vates, prophet, German wut, rage
An Anglo-Saxon god corresponding to the Norse god Odin.
Origin of WodenMiddle English from Old English Wōden ; see wet-1 in Indo-European roots.