What does Thorburn mean?
Thorburn /thor-burn/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Thorburn is "Thor's bear".
How popular is Thorburn?
Thorburn is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#25657 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Thorburn for boys. Thorburn has yet to be ranked in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Thorbert. Like Thorburn, this name is not commonly used.