[ 2 syll. to-ry, tor-y ] The baby girl name Tory is also used as a boy name, and it is more often a boy name. It is pronounced TAOR-iy- †. Tory's language of origin is Latin and it is predominantly used in English.
Tory is a form of the English and Latin Tori.
Tory is also a contracted form (English) of the English, German, Romanian, and Spanish Victoria.
Tory is a rare baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1977, 0.011% of baby girls were named Tory. It had a ranking of #834 then. The baby name has suffered a steep decline in frequency since then, and is currently used only on a very light scale. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Tory, Victoria was the most commonly used. In the last century Tory has mainly been a boy name. There were 52% more boys than girls who were named Tory in 1977.
† Pronunciation for Tory: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"