There are multiple origins and translations for the name Osman:
1. Turkic form of Arabic name Uthman - "companion of the Prophet Muhammad".
2. Old English in the sense of - "God`s servant".
3. Derivative form of the Persian name Asman semantics - "sky, heaven".
Osman I (Osman Gazi 1258-1326) - the founder of the Ottoman Empire.