First name origin & meaning:
Irish: From the low hills
First name variations: Torey, Torrey, Torry, Tori, Torrance
Last name origins & meanings:
- English: topographic name for someone who lived by a tor or
rocky hilltop (Old English torr, of Celtic origin), or a
habitational name from any of the places named with this word, for
example Torre or Torr in Devon, where the surname is
- English: nickname for someone thought to resemble a bull,
Anglo-Norman French tor (Latin taurus).
- English: perhaps a habitational name from a minor place in Fife.
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