Gender Feminine
Usage Norwegian

Meaning & History

From the Old Norse name Þórhildr, which meant "Thor's battle" from the name of the Norse god Þórr (see Thor) combined with hildr "battle".

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VariantsToril, Torild, Torill
DiminutivesThora, Tora, Torø
Other Languages & CulturesÞórhildr, Þóra(Ancient Scandinavian) Thora(Danish) Þórhildur, Þóra(Icelandic) Tora(Swedish)

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Entry updated December 3, 2014