Tor

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See also: tor, tör, -tor, and TOR

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Tor ‎(uncountable)

  1. (computing) An implementation of second-generation onion routing.

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Tor

  1. Abbreviation of Toronto.

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Finnish[edit]

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Tor

  1. (Norse mythology) Thor

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Tor (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Tor
genitive Torin
partitive Toria
illative Toriin
singular plural
nominative Tor
accusative nom.? Tor
gen. Torin
genitive Torin
partitive Toria
inessive Torissa
elative Torista
illative Toriin
adessive Torilla
ablative Torilta
allative Torille
essive Torina
translative Toriksi
instructive
abessive Toritta
comitative

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German[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

PIE root
*dʰwer-

From Old High German tor.

Noun[edit]

Tor n ‎(genitive Tors or Tores, plural Tore)

  1. gate, (a building with) a big doorway
  2. gate, a big door
  3. goal (in soccer and ballgames)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German tor.

Noun[edit]

Tor m ‎(genitive Toren, plural Toren)

  1. (dated or literary) fool
    • Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, "Prometheus"
      Ihr nähret kümmerlich / Von Opfersteuern / Und Gebetshauch / Eure Majestät, / Und darbtet, wären / Nicht Kinder und Bettler / Hoffnungsvolle Thoren.
      Your majesty / Is barely nourished / By sacrificial offerings / And prayerful exhalations, / And should starve / Were children and beggars not / Fools full of Hope.
    • Edgar Allan Poe, "The Raven" (german translation by Theodor Etzel)
      Sprach der Rabe: »Nie du Tor.«
      Said the Raven: "Never, you fool."
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Norwegian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Þórr. The given name is also a spelling variant of Tord, from Þórðr.

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Tor

  1. (Norse mythology) Thor.
  2. A male given name.

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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: 22 416 males with the given name Tor (compared to 7 934 named Thor) living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1940s. Accessed on April 29th, 2011.

Portuguese[edit]

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Tor m

  1. (Norse mythology) Thor (thunder god)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Þórr.

Proper noun[edit]

Tor

  1. (Norse mythology) Thor, god of thunder.
  2. A male given name, short for names beginning with the Old Norse element Tor-.

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Turkish[edit]

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Tor

  1. A male given name