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About the name Thor in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:Scandinavian
US 2016 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Thom, Thore, Tor     Details
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About Tor/Tora, the group of names with the same origin as Thor

Meaning/translation:thunder
Language of origin:Old Norse
Info about origin, male:modern form of Thor or Thorr
 in Norse mythology Thor, a son of Odin, is the god of strength, thunder and war
 the word for thunder goes back to Indoeuropean roots
Words:thorr = the thunder, the thunder god  Old Norse
 thunraz = the thunder  Germanic
 ten = to thunder  Indoeuropean
Topics:Germanic mythology
Variants' top ranks:14:Tor Norway 2015,  26:Tone Norway 2015,  36:Þóra Iceland 2015,  43:Thor Denmark 2015,  134:Tora Norway 2009
Old/original forms:Thor Old Norse, Thorr Old Norse
Name variants:Þóra, Tone, Tora, Thor, Tor   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Thor

SeriesGraphRankings
DenmarkGraph2016 45,  2015 43
NorwayGraph2016 144,  2015 161,  2014 1232013 158,  2012 174,  2011 174,  2008 182
Sweden 2016 92
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