From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Odin \O"din\, prop. n. [Icel. ?; prob.akin to E. wood, a. See
   Wednesday.] (Northern Mythol.)
   The supreme deity of the Scandinavians; -- the same as
   Woden, of the German tribes.
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         There in the Temple, carved in wood,
         The image of great Odin stood.           --Longfellow.
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