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What does Torston mean?

Torston Pronunciation of Torston [torston] as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and the name Torston means "Thor's stone". Torston is an alternate spelling of Thurston (Old English): also possibly "Thor's town".

Associated with: old english, stone (rock).


Torston has 1 variant: Torsten.

5 more relations via Thurston: Thorstan, Thorstein, Thorsten, Thurstan and Thursten.

Creative forms:
(male) Torson, Torton, ..

(female) Torto, ..

Middle name pairings:
Torston Coleson (T.C.), ..

How popular is Torston?

Torston is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Torston is an uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Thurston is the only popular related form of Torston (not ranked). Other forms, like Thursten, are uncommon. Adoption of this form of Torston reached its apex in the 1910s (#839). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Thurston in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Allston, Aston, Bollton (see Bolton), Boston, Carston, Coleton, Colson, Colston, Colton, Corydon, Darton, Dotson, Dunston, Duston, Ellston, Elston, Eston, Garson, Gaston, Gordon, Gorton, Hobson, Horton, Houston, Jeston, Kolton, Larson, Loron, Marsdon, Marshon, Marston, Marton, Merton, Morton, Murton, Norton, Orson, Ralston, Robson, Ronson, Rosston, Royston, Russton, Ruston, Tamson, Tanton, Taron, Tayton, Teron, Terron, Teyton, Thomson, Thornton, Thorsson, Toon, Torean, Torin, Torio, Torion, Torrian, Torrin, Torrio (see Torio), Trenton, Tristan, Tristen, Tristin, Triston, Tristyn, Triton, Trystan, Tyeson, Tyron, Tyson, Urson and Wynston. These names tend to be more frequently used than Torston.

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