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Thorvald

What does Thorvald mean?

Thorvald Pronunciation of Thorvald [thor-vald] as a name for boys is an Old Norse name, and the name Thorvald means "thunder". Thorvald is an alternate form of Thor (Old Norse).

Associated with: norse, thunder.

Variations

1 related form via Thor: Thorian.

Creative forms:
(male)

(female)

Middle name pairings:
Thorvald Jaxsen (T.J.), ..

How popular is Thorvald?

Thorvald is a rare first name for males. Thorvald is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Thorvald entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its apex rank of #1640 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Thorvald name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Thorvald outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only other popular variation form of Thorvald listed in the Top 2000 is Thor (#1436 in 2015). Adoption of these relations of Thorvald is common today (adoption of 0.01%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Thorvald, Thor in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Thorvald and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Arnald, Bernald, Derald, Donald, Evald, Everald, Fernald, Furnald, Garald, Gerald, Gerrald, Harald, Jerald, Jerrald, Norval, Osvald, Roald, Ronald, Shoval, Tarrall (see Terrell), Teobaldo, Terrall, Terryal, Thad, Theobald, Thibaud, Thirkell, Thole, Thoma, Thomas, Thorald, Thorbern, Thorbert, Thorburn, Thoreau, Thorin, Thorkel (see Torquil), Thorley, Thormond, Thorn, Thorne, Thornlea, Thornley, Thornly, Thornton, Thorold, Thorp, Thorpe, Thorsson, Thorstan, Thorsten, Thurgood, Thurl, Thurle, Thurman, Thurmond, Thurmund, Tobal, Torald, Toran, Torean, Toril, Torkel, Torkill, Torran and Tybald. These names tend to be more commonly used than Thorvald.

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