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Oswald Name Meaning

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Oswald meaning

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Divinely Powerful

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Oswald Numerology :
Personality No. 4. People with the name Oswald love to work & like orderliness. They are loyal, pragmatic & materialistic but sometimes they may be rude. Person with name Oswald having 4 as Personality number are adamant & indulge only in time-tested values. They are determined, energetic, dependable & scientific. They are cautious & hypersensitive.
Variant Baby Names of Oswald:

Ossie, Osvald, Osvaldo, Oswaldo, Oswell, Oswin, Ozzie, Ozzy And Waldo., Ossie,  Osvald,  Osvaldo,  Oswaldo,  Oswell,  Oswin,  Ozzie

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More About Shakespearean Name : Oswald

  • Oswald (c. 604–August 5, 642) was King of Northumbria from 634 until his death, and was subsequently venerated as a Christian saint. He was the son of Æthelfrith of Bernicia and came to rule after spending a period in exile; after defeating the British ruler Cadwallon ap Cadfan.

  • T is of Germanic origin. It might be derived from the Old English elements os god and weald rule. It was the name of two saints, including Saint Oswald king of Northumbria. He participated in spreading Christianity to northeast England in the 7th century.

  • Saint Oswald of Worcester, who was of Danish ancester in 10th-century this name had died end of the Middle Ages, it was revived in the 19th century.

Famous Name Oswald

  • Oswald Sickert

    was a Danish -German artist, considered a painter of dramatic genre, landscapes and an engraver from the English school. He left Munich to settle in England at the time of the Great Exhibition, Oswald's work having been recommended by Freiin Rebecca von Kreusser to Ralph Nicholson Wornum, who was Keeper of the National Gallery at the time.


  • Henrique Oswald

    was a Brazilian composer and pianist whose work fell into disfavor after the "Semana de Arte Moderna" manifesto. Oswald's father was a Swiss-German immigrant and his mother from Italy. The family name was changed from "Oschwald" due to concerns of discrimination. His mother taught music privately to aristocrats and by age twelve he had his first recital. His "farewell recital" occurred at age 16, after this he went to study in Europe.[1]


Oswald Name also appears in following Origin(s): Germanic, English

Oswald also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Anglo, German, Australian, Danish

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  • What does the name Oswald mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning Divinely Powerful in Shakespearean. Oswald also named in American, Anglo, German, Australian, Danish for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name Oswald. What does the name Oswald mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Oswald. History of name and famous personality with Oswald will help to update our database and other website users.

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