Name: Osmund

Origin and Meaning of the Name Osmund

  • Meaning:
    God, protector
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (OZ mund)
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Miscellaneous Info for Osmund

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Osmund may also recall Osmunder the Waterman which is the Saxon god equivalent of the Norse god Thor. Legend says he hid his family from danger in a clump of ferns and so gave his name to the genus Osmunda, the flowering ferns.

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