Name: Thurston

Origin and Meaning of the Name Thurston

  • Meaning:
    Thor's stone, Thor's settlement
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (THUR stun)
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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred used of the English surname Thurston.
    It is either derived from the Old Norse personal name Thorstein(n) meaning "Thor's stone"; or from the place name derived from Old Norse "Thor" and Old English "tun" (enclosure, settlement).

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