Thyra
Origin/Usage
Danish, Norwegian, Old Norse
Pronunciation
TEE-rah
Meaning
Like a thunder
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Thyra is a Norwegian and Danish variant of Tyra. Tyra originates in Old Norse and probably means "like a thunder". Some sources suggest that it is ultimately derived from Thor, the Norse god of war, thunder and power. Other sources suggest, though, that it is a feminine form of Tyr, the Norse god of war and justice. The name Tyra was popularized by an African-American former model and a creator/host of America's Next Top Model, Tyra Banks.

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