Thor

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Representing Old Norse Þórr (Swedish Tor); cognate with Old English þunor.

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Thor

  1. (Norse mythology) The god of thunder.
  2. A male given name occasionally borrowed from Scandinavia.

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /toːr/, [tˢoɐ̯ˀ]

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Thor

  1. (Norse mythology) Thor.
  2. A male given name, shortened from compound names beginning with Thor-/Tor-.

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German[edit]

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Thor

  1. (Norse mythology) Thor, God in Norse mythology.

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Noun[edit]

Thor (plural Thore)

  1. Obsolete spelling of Tor.

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Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Thor

  1. A male given name, a less common spelling of Tor.

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References[edit]

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk:7 934 males with the given name Thor (compared to 22 416 named Tor) living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1930s. Accessed on April 29th, 2011.