Torsten

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Þorsteinn, the root of English Thurstan, from Þórr (Thor) + steinn (stone).

Proper noun[edit]

Torsten

  1. A male given name.

German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Danish Torsten, from Old Norse Þorsteinn, the root of English Thurstan, from Þórr (Thor) + steinn (stone).

Proper noun[edit]

Torsten

  1. A male given name borrowed from Danish, popular in the 1960s and 1970s.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Þorsteinn, the root of English Thurstan, from Þórr (Thor) + steinn (stone).

Proper noun[edit]

Torsten

  1. A male given name.