What does Torrey mean?
Torrey \t(or)-rey\ as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Torrey). Torrey's name origins are Irish, Gaelic and Old Norse, and the meaning of the name Torrey is "little hills; Thor". Torrey is a variation of Torrence (Irish, Gaelic): place name. Torrey is also a form of Torry (Old Norse).
Torrey is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#6601 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Torrey for boys. Torrey was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #669 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Torrey and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Torrey are Torrance and Torey. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.1773%) and has become much less since, with the form Torrey becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Torrey▼ is pronounced similarly to Terrey, Terry▼, Torrio and Tory▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Correy, Korrey, Morrey, Torre and Trey. These names tend to be more commonly used than Torrey.