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Thorsten - Meaning of Thorsten

What does Thorsten mean?

[ 2 syll. (t)hor-(s)ten, th-orst-en ] The baby boy name Thorsten is pronounced in German as TAOR-STehN †. Thorsten is a German and Scandinavian name of Old Norse origin. The name Thorsten means Thor's stone. It is a two-element name derived from the words 'thor' and 'steinn' with the meanings thunder, thunder god and stone respectively. Dórsteinn (Old Norse) is an original form of the name. The generic name has been used in Germanic mythology.

Thorstein (Scandinavian), Thorsteinn (Scandinavian), Thurston (English), Torstein (Scandinavian), and Torsten (German and Scandinavian) are variant transcriptions of Thorsten.

See also the related forms, Dustin (English and German) and Sten (Scandinavian).

See also the related categories, god, thunder, thor, stone (sand), german, and scandinavian.

Thorsten is not often used as a baby boy name. It is not listed within the top 1000. Among the family of boy names directly related to Thorsten, Dustin was the most frequently used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Thorsten include Torsten, Thorstein, Thorsteinn, Torstein, Trestan, Trestin, Tristain, Tristam, Tristan, Tristen, Tristin, Triston, Tristyn, Trustin, Trystan, Trystin, Tristano, Tristán, and Trystn.

† Pronunciation for Thorsten: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"


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