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Gender: Male Meaning of Tor: "Turtledove" Origin of Tor: Variation of Thor, also Hebrew for "Turtledove"

The name Tor is a boy's name meaning "Turtledove". Tor and is often added to user-created lists like Arthurian names for Boys and Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "New: Movie Title Family Name Game!".

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An interesting and attractive bicultural choice--the Hebrew version is used for babies born in spring, when turtledoves arrive--especially as a middle.

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Pop Culture References for the name Tor

Sir Tor, Knight of the Round Table
Tor, fictional prehistoric human character
Tor, fictional character in the book The Hero and the Crown
Tor, fictional character in the animated television series Moby Dick and Mighty Mightor
Tor Books, publishing company
Calla Tor, main character in the Nightshade book series

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