Name Thorwald Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Thorwald


Thorwald is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Thorwald

Thorwald is a German and Swedish name of Nordic-Germanic origin. The original Old Norse form is Þórvaldr.

What is the meaning of the name Thorwald?

The name Thorwald is made up of the elements “Thor” (refers to the Germanic and Norse God of thunder Thor) and “waltan”, which means “to rule” (from Old Norse “valdr”). Therefore Thorwald means “Thor’s ruler”.

Pronunciation of Thorwald

Variants of the name Thorwald

Thorvald Torwald

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Popularity of the name Thorwald

The name Thorwald is ranked #8853 overall.

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