Thorfinn Name Meaning & Origin
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Thor is the Scandinavian pantheon's god of war and thunder. Finn in this case likely means simply "Finnish"; there is also an Irish version meaning "fair haired".
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Thorfinn Turf-Einarsson, 10th century Earl of Orkney, better known by his nickname, Thorfinn Skullsplitter
Thorfinn Sigurdsson, 11th century Earl of Orkney, also known as Thorfinn the Mighty, grandfather of Saint Magnus
Thorfinn Karlsefni, Icelandic explorer and Vinland settler (died circa 1010)
Saint Thorfinn of Hamar, 13th century Roman Catholic bishop and saint
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Thorfinn Rowle, a Death Eater who appears in the last Harry Potter books
Thorfinn, main character of Japanese manga Vinland Saga