otto

[ ot-oh ]
/ ˈɒt oʊ /
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noun

Definition for otto (2 of 6)

Otto

[ ot-oh; German awt-oh ]
/ ˈɒt oʊ; German ˈɔt oʊ /

noun

a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “rich.”

Definition for otto (3 of 6)

Otto I


noun

the Great, a.d. 912–973, king of the Germans 936–973; emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 962–973.

Definition for otto (4 of 6)

Otto II


noun

a.d. 955–983, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 973–983 (son of Otto I).

Definition for otto (5 of 6)

Otto III


noun

a.d. 980–1002, king of Germany 983–1002; emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 996–1002 (son of Otto II).

Definition for otto (6 of 6)

Otto IV


noun

c1175–1218, king of Germany 1208–15; emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 1209–15.
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British Dictionary definitions for otto (1 of 4)

otto

/ (ˈɒtəʊ) /

noun

another name for attar

British Dictionary definitions for otto (2 of 4)

Otto

/ (German ˈɔto) /

noun

Rudolf (ˈruːdɔlf). 1869–1937, German theologian: his best-known work is The Idea of the Holy (1923)

British Dictionary definitions for otto (3 of 4)

Otto IV


noun

?1175–1218. German king and Holy Roman Emperor (1198–1215): invaded S Italy (1210) but was later (1214) defeated by France and deposed

British Dictionary definitions for otto (4 of 4)

Otto I

Otho I

/ (ˈɒtəʊ) /

noun

called the Great. 912–73 ad, king of Germany (936–73); Holy Roman Emperor (962–73)
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