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Osmund

What does Osmund mean?

Osmund Pronunciation of Osmund [os-mund] as a name for boys has its root in Scandinavian, and the meaning of Osmund is "God's protection". Osmund is a variant form of Osman (Scandinavian).

Associated with: scandinavian, protection (defender).

Variations

Osmund has 3 variants: Osmond, Osmonde and Osmunde.

3 more related forms via Osman: Osment, Osmin and Osmont.

Creative forms:
(male) Ormund, ..

(female)

Middle name pairings:
Osmund Clay (O.C.), ..

How popular is Osmund?

Osmund is a rare first name for males. Osmund is an equally rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Osman (#1613 the previous year) is the only prominent variation form of Osmund (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of this form of Osmund reached its apex in 2009 and is almost as widespread today. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Osman in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Osmund and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Osmund is alike in pronunciation to Esmond and Esmund. Other suggested similar names are Aimond (see Aimon), Armand, Armond, Boamund (see Bohemond), Demond, Desmond, Desmund, Eadmund, Edmond, Edmund, Edmwnd (see Edmund), Egmond, Jamond, Lamond, Lemond, Orland, Orman, Ormand, Ormond, Ormonde, Ormondo, Osburn, Osburne, Osgood, Osmar, Osred, Ossin, Osten, Ostin, Ostyn, Ostynn, Osvald, Osvin, Oswald, Oswin, Oswinn, Oswyn, Oswynn, Radmund (see Redmond), Raimund, Rajmund (see Raymond), Ramond, Raymund, Redmund (see Redmond), Sigmund, Tedmund and Zikmund. These names tend to be more commonly used than Osmund.

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