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Gender: Male Meaning of Torin: "chief" Origin of Torin: Irish

The name Torin is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "chief". Torin and is often added to lists like Unique Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose: Alphabetical".

From the experts:

Though it has a Scandinavian ring, this is an out-of-the-ordinary Irish family name. The hard 'T' at the beginning prevents it from sounding as feminine as, say, Loren. Torin's Passage was an early video game.

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Famous People Named Torin

Torin Herbert Erskine Thatcher, British-born actor and soldier
Torin Damon Dorn, American NFL player
Torin Ferguson, Bahamian footballer
Torin Douglas, former BBC News correspondent
Torin Jamal Francis, American basketball player
Torin Koos, American Olympic skier
Torin Myhill, Welsh rugby union player
Torin Yater-Wallace, American freestyle skier
Torin Mathias Turnbull (b. 2016), son of American actress, singer, and model Nadia Björlin

Pop Culture References for the name Torin

Wise God Torin, character on Japanese TV series Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger
Torin Mac Quillon, character in comic book series Starslayer
Konn Torin, character in the Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer