from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Mythology The Norse god of thunder.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. The god of thunder.
- proper n. A male given name occasionally borrowed from Scandinavia.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The god of thunder, and son of Odin.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The second principal god of the ancient Scandinavians, the god of thunder.
- n. In zoology, a genus of macrurous crustaceans.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (Norse mythology) god of thunder and rain and farming; pictured as wielding a hammer emblematic of the thunderbolt; identified with Teutonic Donar
Old Norse Thōrr; see (s)tenə- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Representing Old Norse Þórr (Swedish Tor); cognate with Old English þunor. (Wiktionary)