Thor


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Thor

 (thôr)
n. Norse Mythology
The god of thunder.

[Old Norse Thōrr; see (s)tenə- in Indo-European roots.]
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Thor

(θɔː)
n
(Norse Myth & Legend) Norse myth the god of thunder, depicted as wielding a hammer, emblematic of the thunderbolt
[Old English Thōr, from Old Norse thōrr thunder]
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Thor

(θɔr)

n.
the Norse god of thunder and the sky, armed with a magical hammer.
[before 1050; Old English Thōr < Old Norse Thōrr literally, thunder]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Thor - (Norse mythology) god of thunder and rain and farmingThor - (Norse mythology) god of thunder and rain and farming; pictured as wielding a hammer emblematic of the thunderbolt; identified with Teutonic Donar
Norse mythology - the mythology of Scandinavia (shared in part by Britain and Germany) until the establishment of Christianity
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Translations
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Þór
Donar
Tor
Perún
Tor

Thor

[θɔːʳ] NTor m
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References in classic literature ?
``May the fiend fly away with me, and leave me in Ifrin with the souls of Odin and of Thor!'' answered Cedric impatiently, and would probably have proceeded in the same tone of total departure from his spiritual character, when the colloquy was interrupted by the harsh voice of Urfried, the old crone of the turret.
Here, in the whirlpool of European races, the Ugric tribe bore down from Iceland the fighting spirit which Thor and Wodin game them, which their Berserkers displayed to such fell intent on the seaboards of Europe, aye, and of Asia and Africa too, till the peoples thought that the werewolves themselves had come.
(the Scandinavian Thor); but together with these some milder deities like the goddess of spring, Eostre, from whom our Easter is named.
If we cannot at once rise to the sanctities of obedience and faith, let us at least resist our temptations; let us enter into the state of war and wake Thor and Woden, courage and constancy, in our Saxon breasts.
Then, as though struck by the hammer of Thor, the creature collapsed and crumpled to the ground.
Thaw with his gentle persuasion is more powerful than Thor with his hammer.
At first, after the loss of the motive power, the tiller had been thor oughly secured by lashings.
At the event, she was introduced onstage by 'Thor: Ragnarok' director, Taika Waititi, who will be back for the fourth film, 'Thor: Love and Thunder.' Joining Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson, Portman was handed a replica of the hammer prop by Waititi.
'Thor: Love and Thunder' which is set to hit theatres on November 5, 2021, will also star Chris Hemsworth as the Norse god and Natalie Portman as female Thor.
Shares in Thor were up 3.9% at 0.80 pence in morning trade.
Cabin In The Woods (2011) A TRIP to a secluded cabin in the woods was never going to end well for a group of friends looking for a break away from it all, but the horror movie did lead to Chris being offered a role in the film Red Dawn and he also heard he had been chosen to play the role of Thor as well.
Equity consideration will consist of approximately 2.3m shares of Thor to allow the Hymer family to remain engaged in the industry.