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Origin of the name HODUR.
Etymology of the name HODUR.
Meaning of the baby name HODUR.

  

HODUR.  A variant form of Old Norse Hödhr (q.v.), meaning "fierce warrior," from Teutonic headho (attack, fight). 

Hodur... In mythology, this is the name of Baldur's brother and murderer.  He was blind and of amazing strength, and is said to typify unheeding rashness and violence... (History of Christian Names, Yonge, 1884)

    Hödur. (Scand. Myth.)   A blind god who destroyed his brother Baldur, at the instigation of Loki, without meaning to do so.  He typifies night and darkness, as Baldur does light and day.  [Written also Höd, Höder.] (An Explanatory and Pronouncing Dictionary of the Noted Names of Fiction, Wheeler, 1898)

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