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Gender: Male Meaning of Haldor: "Thor's stone" Origin of Haldor: Norse

The name Haldor is a boy's name of Norse origin meaning "Thor's stone". Haldor and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Earth and discussed in our forums with posts like "Family Heritage Dice Game, Round 4".

From the experts:

This, like many Norse and Scandinavian names, remains icebound, though with the unexpected rise of such ancient Scandinavian mythology names as Odin, Thor, and Freya, we may see Haldor rise again.

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Famous People Named Haldor

Haldor Lillenas (b. 1885), Norwegian hymn writer
Haldor Halderson, Canadian ice hockey player who competed in the 1920 Summer Olympics
Haldor Boen, American congressman from Minnesota
Haldor Børve, Norwegian architect
Haldor Johan Hanson, American hymn writer, publisher and author
Haldor Lægreid, Norwegian musical artist

Pop Culture References for the name Haldor

Halle, Halldor


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