What does Tory mean?
Affiliated boy name: Torry.
Associated with: surname.
(male) Dary, Tury, ..
(female) Todra, Torye, .. Middle name pairings:
Tory Jamison (T.J.), ..
How popular is Tory?
Tory is a somewhat popular first name for men (#969 out of 1220, Top 79%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#47120 out of 150436, Top 31%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Tory entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its highest rank of #613 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Thor (#1436 from recent data), Tor, Torin (#1296), Torrence, Torrey, Torry and Victor (#160) are the popular alternative forms of Tory ranked in the Top 2000. These forms of Tory were favored 105 years ago (average #1759) and are somewhat less conventional today (#1611, ▼42%), with versions like Victor becoming less in vogue.
Tory▼ is alike in pronunciation to Taro, Tauro, Terah, Terrey, Terri, Terry▼, Torey, Torio, Toro, Torrie, Torrio, Toru and Tyree. Other suggested similar names are Amory, Amry, Arry, Ary, Avry, Cary▼, Corry, Cory▼, Cowry, Dory, Emory, Fry, Gary▼, Gery, Horry, Jary, Jorry, Jory, Korry, Kory▼, Lary, Lorry, Morry, Orry, Rhory, Rorry, Rory▲, Tay, Tern, Teryn, Thoby, Thorn, Thorp, Tobe▼, Tobey, Tobi, Toby▼, Tobyn, Tod▼, Togo, Tom▼, Tome, Tomey, Tomm, Tommy▼, Ton, Toney, Toni, Tony▼, Toon, Toran, Toren, Toril, Torre, Tov, Tre▼, Trey▼, Troy▼, Turk, Ty▼, Tyr and Yury. These names tend to be less commonly used than Tory.