Given Name TYGE

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Danish
PRONOUNCED: TUY-ə   [details]

Meaning & History

Danish form of Tóki, an Old Norse diminutive of names containing the element Þórr, from the name of the Norse god THOR. This was the native name of the Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe (1546-1601).
VARIANTS: Tycho, Thyge
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Þórketill, Tóki (Ancient Scandinavian), Tycho, Tygo (Dutch), Tyko (Finnish), Torkel (Norwegian), Torcuil, Torquil (Scottish), Torkel (Swedish)