Tor

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Usage

Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish

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Origin and Meaning

1) Younger form of Þórr [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

2) Variant form of Tord (see Þórfreðr) [2] [4]

3) Short form of names containing the name element ÞOR [2]

Related Names

Thor
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Danish Finish Greenlandic Icelandic Norwegian Old Danish Swedish
Thór
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Icelandic
Tor
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Tór
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Icelandic

For variant forms see Torenius, Toresius, Tosse
For female forms see Tora

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Tor
Genitive: Tors
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Tor
Genitive: Torin
Partitive: Toria
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Tor
Genitive: Tors
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Tor
Genitive: Tors

Name Days

Norway Norway

10 September

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

8 July

Sweden Sweden

19 October

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Namesakes

  • Tor Hedberg (23 March 1862 þ 13 July 1931), Swedish author

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 21404 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
0 2 2611 5214
Denmark Denmark[8]
0 n.a. 457 n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 n.a. 2334
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Tor(m) Sources: [7][8][6][9]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Tor(m) Sources: [10]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Tor(m)

Sources: [7] [8] [6] [9]

References

  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  10. details see Name Statistic tables