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Gender Masculine
Usage Swedish

Meaning & History

From the Old Norse name Þórbjǫrn, which meant "Thor's bear" from the name of the Norse god Þórr (see THOR) combined with bjǫrn "bear".
VariantThorbjörn
DiminutiveBjarne
Other Languages & CulturesÞórbjǫrn, Bjarni(Ancient Scandinavian) Torben, Torbjørn, Bjarne, Tarben, Thorben(Danish) Bjarni(Faroese) Torben, Thorben(German) Þorbjörn, Bjarni(Icelandic) Torbjørn, Bjarne, Thorbjørn(Norwegian)
Same SpellingTorbjørn

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