Torsten Name Meaning and Origin

Torsten is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Old Norse’ origin. The baby name Torsten means “The Stone Of Thor”.


Torsten Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Old Norse”



Torsten is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “TAWR + sten”


Torsten Name Meaning:

Torsten is an Anglicised form of the Scandinavian name ‘Thorstein’, an Old Norse name, derived from the name ‘Thor’, who was the ‘god of thunder’ in Scandinavian mythology, and ‘steinn’, which means ‘stone’



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

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Famous people with this name:

Torsten Nils Wiesel, Swedish neurophysiologist; winner of the Nobel Prize;

Torsten de Winkel, German musician;

Torsten Frings, German footballer and coach;

Torsten Mueller, Canadian bassist;

Torsten Schack Pedersen, Danish politician;

Torsten Stenzel, German musician;

Torstein Horgmo, Norwegian snowboarder




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