Thor: baby boy name meaning and popularity


From the Old Norse "Þórr," meaning "thunder." And that's pretty much exactly what your little Thor's footsteps will sound like as he runs tirelessly through your house a bazillion times a day.


Thor is pretty hard to nickname.

Famous people named Thor:

Explorer Thor Heyerdahl; actor Thor Fields; film director Thor Freudenthal.

Fun fact:

The modern English word Thursday is derived from an Old English phrase meaning "Thor's day."

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