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Gender: Male Meaning of Thurston: "Thor's stone" Origin of Thurston: Scandinavian

The name Thurston is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "Thor's stone". Thurston and is often added to lists like Mystical Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose... Name Game- BOYS".

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Shades of Thurston Howell, the effete millionaire castaway on Gilligan's Island.

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Famous People Named Thurston

Thurston Joseph Moore, American musician of band Sonic Youth
Thurston Clarke, American author and historian
(Robert) Thurston "Bob" Dart, British musician and conductor
Jonathan Dean Thurston, Australian Rugby League player

Pop Culture References for the name Thurston

Thurston Howell III, the millionaire on TV's "Gilligan's Island"
Thurston Goldberg, character in movie "Daydream Nation"

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