Male, O names, Proto-Germanic, Surname names, Virtues/Attributes

Otto

Otto is a German male name which started out as a short form of names beginning with the German element aud meaning “wealth, fortune” via Proto-Germanic *audaz (wealth, riches). Otto is also a German, Dutch, Swedish, Hungarian, Danish, and English surname originating from the given name.

Origin: Proto-Germanic

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Variants:

  • Odo (Ancient Germanic)
  • Audo (Ancient Germanic)
  • Udo (German)
  • Odilo (Ancient Germanic)
  • Odilon (French, Portuguese)
  • Oto (Czech)
  • Ota (Czech)
  • Ottó (Hungarian, Icelandic)
  • Oddo (Italian)
  • Ottone (Italian)
  • Ottorino (Italian diminutive of Ottone)
  • Ode (Medieval English form of Odo)
  • Eudes (Medieval French form of Audo)
  • Odalis (Spanish)

 

Female forms:

  • Oda (Ancient Germanic, German, Norwegian)
  • Auda (Ancient Germanic)
  • Odila (Ancient Germanic)
  • Odilia (Ancient Germanic)
  • Odelia (English)
  • Odélia (French, Portuguese)
  • Odélie (French)
  • Odilia (Ancient Germanic)
  • Odalie (French)
  • Odile (French)
  • Odilie (German)
  • Odília (Portuguese)
  • Ottilia (Swedish)
  • Ottilie (German)
  • Ute (German feminine form of Udo)
  • Odetta (English)
  • Odette (French)
  • Ottoline (English)
  • Odeta (Lithuanian)
  • Otylia (Polish)
  • Otilia (Romanian)
  • Odalis (Spanish)
  • Odalys (Spanish)

 

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