Meaning name Thornton

Thornton
Meaning name Thornton

English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements þorn "thorn bush" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "thorn bush settlement."

Thomasin - Abbreviated form of English Thomasina, meaning "twin." 
Thomasina - Medieval feminine form of English Thomas, meaning "twin." 
Thomasine - Feminine form of English Thomas, meaning "twin."
Thora - Variant spelling of Scandinavian Tora, meaning "Thor" or "thunder."
Thom - Short form of English Thomas, meaning "twin."
Thomas - English form of Greek Thōmas, meaning "twin." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of one of the twelve apostles. He is referred to as "Thomas, called Didymus," his surname.
Thor - Swedish and Norwegian form of Old Norse Þórr, meaning "thunder." 
Thorello - Italian name derived from the word torello, meaning "young bull."
Thorley - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements þorn "thorn bush" and leah "clearing, wood," hence "thorn clearing."
Thoth - Greek form of Egyptian Djehuty, meaning "he who balances." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the moon, magic and science.

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