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


Torwald is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Torwald?

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

What does the name Torwald mean?

The name Torwald 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 Torwald means “Thor’s ruler”.

Pronunciation of Torwald

Variants of the name Torwald

Thorvald Thorwald

Popularity of the name Torwald

The name Torwald is ranked #7022 overall.

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