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This article is about the medieval name. For the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine character, see Odo (Star Trek). For the genus of spiders, see Zoridae.

Odo is a name typically associated with historical figures from the Middle Ages and before. Odo is etymologically related to the names Otho and Otto, and to the French name Odon and modern version Eudes, and to the Italian names Ottone and Udo; all come from a Germanic word meaning "possessor of wealth". Odo has also been used as a name for fictional characters.



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Fictional characters[edit]

  • Odo (Star Trek), a shapeshifter in the science fiction series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
  • Odo Proudfoot, a cousin of Bilbo Baggins from the fantasy novel The Lord of the Rings
  • Odo, founder of an anarchist political movement in Ursula K. Le Guin's science fiction novel The Dispossessed and her short story "The Day Before the Revolution"
  • Odo or Ooth, a name allegedly corrupted into Hood in the claim that Robert Fitzooth was Robin Hood

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