Of Germanic origin.

A diminutive of the name Udo.

Other forms of the name are: Odelia, Auda, Odalis, Ottilia.

Famous bearer is Ute Lemper.

Ute Lemper is a critically acclaimed German singer, songwriter, actress and artist, who lives in New York city.

She is known for her interpretations of Kurt Weill’s songs and her numerous roles in musicals, such as the original production of “Cabaret” in Paris, France.

She appeared in films such as “Prospero’s Books” directed by P. Greenaway and “Ready to Wear” directed by R. Altman.

In the following video, Ute Lemper performs “All that Jazz” from the musical  “Chicago”: