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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.
There in the Temple, carved in wood,
The image of great Odin stood. --Longfellow.