Given Name THOR

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: THOR (English), TOR (Danish), TOOR (Swedish, Norwegian)  [details]

Meaning & History

From the Old Norse Þórr meaning "thunder", ultimately from the early Germanic *Þunraz. Thor was the Norse god of strength, thunder, war and storms, the son of Odin. He was armed with a hammer called Mjolnir, and wore an enchanted belt that doubled his strength.
VARIANTS: Þórr (Norse Mythology), Tor (Danish), Tor (Swedish), Tor (Norwegian)
FEMININE FORMS: Thora, Tora (Danish), Thora, Tora (Swedish), Thora, Tora (Norwegian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Þór (Icelandic)
SAME SPELLING: Þór
USER SUBMISSION: Thór

Categories

gods, Marvel characters, storm deities, storms, Sword Art Online characters, thunder, thunder deities, war, war deities, weather
Entry updated July 27, 2015