Gender: Male Origin of Osian: Welsh variation of Oisin

The name Osian is a boy's name . Osian and is often added to lists like Bold Bohemian Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "CAF: Adding then Eliminating".

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Osian is the easier-to-comprehend version of the ancient Irish Oisin, an important name in mythology. Osian or Oisin was a warrior poet. Osian is popular in modern Wales and England. While Oisin is pronounce oh-SHEEN, Osian is pronounced o-SHAN -- though we bet most Americans would just say ocean, which you may consider a good thing.

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FantasyandPrayer Says:


Popular in modern England and Wales? I live in both and have never heard of it!! Cute though, if not quite my taste.