Oberon

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Gender: M Meaning of Oberon: "noble, bearlike" Origin of Oberon: Variation of Auberon

The Shakespearean character Oberon in A Midsummer Night's Dream is King of the Fairies, but the name, with its strong 'O' beginning, projects a far more virile image than that.

Oberon was also seen as a fairy king in old German legend, in French heroic song, a Ben Jonson masque, and several operas. And an Oberon appeared in Disney's animated film "Gargoyles."

The identically pronounced Auberon is occasionally heard in literary England.

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Famous People Named Oberon

Oberon Zell, co-founder of Church of All Worlds

Pop Culture References for the Name Oberon

Oberon, character in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer's Night Dream"
Oberon: The name of a Bells beer
Oberyn Martell, a character from Game of Thrones

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Oberon's International Variations

Obéron (French)

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