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Hebrew name meaning "strength, courage."
Short form of names starting with the Os-/Oz- prefix, such as Osborne or Oscar.
- Famous real-life people named Oz
Amos Oz, Israeli novelist and journalist
Ozzie Nelson, American entertainer and band leader
Ozzy Osbourne, British heavy-metal singer-songwriter
Mehmet Oz, Turkish-American cardiothoracic surgeon, author, and TV personality
Ozwin Cordes, inventor of $wag
- Oz in song, story & screen
Daniel "Oz" Osbourne, a fictional character created by Joss Whedon for the TV series "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"
"The Wonderful Wizard of Oz," a children's book written by L. Frank Baum; "The Wizard of Oz," the subsequent film; and other adaptations