Scandinavian, short form of Odelia
"I will praise the Lord or wealth"

Oda Origin and Meaning

The name Oda is a girl's name of Scandinavian origin.

Ada, yes. Ida, maybe. But Oda, a Scandinavian version of Odelia, not really. To English speakers, it sounds too much like "odor".

# 886 in the US

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Famous People Named Oda

  • Saint Oda of Scotlandholy woman in the Netherlands
  • Oda of MeissenQueen of Poland
  • Oda Krohg (born Othilia Pauline Christine Lasson)Norwegian painter
  • Oda Helen SletnesNorwegian diplomat
  • Nobunaga OdaJapanese male warlord

Oda in Pop Culture

  • Oda Mae Browncharacter played by Whoopi Goldberg in "Ghost"