Meaning and name origin
Torrey \t(or)-rey\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Torrey), is of Irish, Gaelic and Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Torrey is "little hills; Thor". Torrey is a variant of Torrence (Irish, Gaelic): place name. Also a variant of Torry (Old Norse): the different spelling Tori is a girl's name derived from Victoria.
Torrey is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#5689 out of 88799, Top 6%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Torrey for boys. Torrey reached its highest rank of #669 in the U.S. in 1970-1979 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Torrey and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Torrey and Torey. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Torrey▼ is also pronounced similarly to Terrey, Terry▼, Torrio and Tory▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Correy, Korrey, Morrey, Tore, Torr, Torre and Trey▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Torrey.