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Odin, Norse god: see WodenWoden
, Norse Odin
, in Germanic religion and mythology, the supreme god. His cult, although widespread among the Germanic tribes, was sometimes subordinated to that of his son Thor.
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the supreme god in Scandinavian mythology. Odin is endowed with the traits of a mighty shaman and sage. He is the god of war and discord and the master of Valhalla; the Valkyries are under his command. Odin corresponds to Woden (Wotan) of the ancient Germans on the continent.
god of farming. [Norse Myth.: Benét, 728]
god who presided over feasts of slain warriors. [Norse Myth.: Brewer Dictionary, 774]
god; drank from fountain, became all-knowing. [Norse Myth.: Brewer Dictionary, 774]
Norse myth the supreme creator god; the divinity of wisdom, culture, war, and the dead
OdinAn earlier open source emulator for OS/2 that ran 32-bit Windows applications. The Odin project team was based in Germany, hence, the name Odin, which means "chief god" in Norse and Teutonic mythology. For more information, visit http://en.os2.org/projects/odin.