[ 2 syll. hal-dor, ha-ld-or ] The baby boy name Haldor is pronounced as HHaa-LDaoer †. Haldor is used predominantly in the Scandinavian language and it is derived from Old Norse origins. The meaning of the name is Thor's rock. It is a two-element name derived from the words 'hallr' + 'thor' which mean rock + thunder, thunder god respectively. Hallthorr (Old Norse) is an older form of Haldor.
Haldor is an unusual baby boy name. It is not listed in the top 1000.
† English pronunciation for Haldor: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"