Thorn meaning and origin

Gender: Boy
Origin: Old English
Usage: English, Swedish, Danish, Old SwedishOld DanishNorwegian and Finnish
Meaning: Town of Thorns, Thornton Variant, Surname and From the Thorny Thicket
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Origin of Offbeat Thorn is in Old English is used as a baby boy name, meaning of Thorn is "Town of Thorns, Thornton Variant, Surname or From the Thorny Thicket" is majorly used in Finnish, English, Swedish, Danish and Old SwedishOld DanishNorwegian. Thorn is a variation of admired and evergreen Thornton. Of Old English origin, Rare Thornton is largely used in English, meaning of Thornton is "Town of Thorns, From the Thorny Town and Dweller At the Thorny Estate". Thorn is equivalent of Þorn in Danish and Swedish languages.

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Popularity of Thorn

Thorn is an uncommon baby name in United States, even after 32 years of presence it could not make beyond the top 4000. There are over 260 babies that have been given the name Thorn in United States. Thorn is a rare baby name in England and Wales still in use today. But Thorn is a popular baby name in Cambodia where every 1 in 500 have the name. As per our evaluation, over 30000 people has been named Thorn globally.

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What numbers say about Thorn?

Number 3 as an expression number reveals your charm, positive attitude toward life, and contagious smile. You get disappointed when you realize that most people worry more about social appearances rather than personal growth. You are too kind to tell these people to leave and so, you end up drained and confused. Your bad habits and addictions block your way to success. Your only mistake is that you are trying to prove others you can do it, instead of proving yourself.

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