Torstein

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Þorsteinn.

Proper noun[edit]

Torstein m

  1. A male given name.

Usage notes[edit]

Patronymics

  • son of Torstein: Torsteinsson
  • daughter of Torstein: Torsteinsdóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Torstein
Accusative Torstein
Dative Torsteini
Genitive Torsteins

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

Torstein

  1. A male given name.