What does Tori mean?
Tori \t(o)-ri\ as a girls' name is pronounced TOR-ee. It is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Tori is "bird". In English use, Tori short forms and independent names are mostly derived from Victoria (Latin) "victory", but may also be the feminine use of surnames. Actress Tori Spelling; pop singer Tori Amos.
Tori▼ has 27 more related variations via Victoria: Toya, Vic, Vicci, Vickee, Vickey▼, Vicki▼, Vickie▼, Vicky▼, Victoire, Victoriana, Victorie, Victorina, Victorine, Victory, Vika, Viki, Vikkey, Vikki▼, Vikky, Viktoria, Viktorija, Viktorina, Viktorine, Viktorka, Viqui, Vitoria and Vittoria.
Tori has 1 masculine form: Torry.
Tori is a very prominent first name for women (#1001 out of 4276, Top 23%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#69428 out of 150436, Top 46%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Tori for girls. Tori was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex rank of #142 in the U.S. in 1994, and is at #734 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Tori and affiliated names. Toya, Vickey, Vicki, Vickie, Vicky, Victoria (#19 last year), Vikki and Viktoria are the popular variation forms of Tori (#734 last year) listed in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.4749%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1386%, down 70.8%), with forms like Tori, Vickey, Vicki, Vicky and Vikki becoming somewhat dated. Victoria (#19) is the most fashionable girl name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Tori▼ is alike in pronunciation to Tara▼, Tera▼, Teri▼, Terie, Terri▼, Tora, Tyra▼ and Tyria. Other recommended similar baby names are Cori▼, Dori, Jori, Kori, Lori▼, Thora▼, Tobi and Toni▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Tori.