Tormod

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Tormod
Gender Masculine
Language(s) Norwegian, Scottish Gaelic
Origin
Language(s) Old Norse
Word/name 1. Þórmóðr
2. Þormundr
Derivation 1. Þorr + móðr
Meaning 1. Þorr + "mind", "courage"
Other names
Variant form(s) Thormod
Anglicisation(s) Norman

Tormod is a masculine Norwegian[1] and Scottish Gaelic given name.[2] The Norwegian name is derived from the Old Norse personal name Þórmóðr.[1] This name is composed of two elements: Þorr, the name of the Norse god of thunder; and móðr, meaning "mind", "courage".[3] The Gaelic name is derived from the Old Norse personal names Þórmóðr[4] and Þormundr.[5] A variant of the Norwegian name is Thormod.[1] An Anglicised form of the Scottish Gaelic name is Norman.[6]

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