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Gender: Male Meaning of Osric: "divine ruler" Origin of Osric: English

The name Osric is a boy's name of English origin meaning "divine ruler". Osric and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Ruler or Royal and discussed in our forums with posts like "Three Strikes, You're Out -- Boys".

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Clad in armor.

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Famous People Named Osric

Osric Chau, Canadian actor

Pop Culture References for the name Osric

King Osric, character from Conan the Barbarian
Osric, courtier in Shakespeare's "Hamlet"



RoddyThlayli Says:


I really like this name.

fuzzycub Says:


I like it; Ozzy is a potential nickname.

ARead Says:


founder of the Abbey that would later become Gloucester Cathedral in England (where scenes from Harry Potter, Sherlock, The Hollow Crown, and many other things have been filmed.)