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Torquil is a publisher.


Torquil is a fictional character from the 1983 film Krull.


Torquil is an Anglicised form of the Norwegian and Swedish masculine name Torkel, and the Scottish Gaelic name Torcall. The Scottish Gaelic name Torcall is Gaelicised form of the Old Norse name Þorketill. The Scandinavian Torkel is a contracted form of the Old Norse Þorketill. This Old Norse name is made up of the two elements: Þorr, meaning "Thor" the Norse god of thunder; and ketill, meaning " cauldron".

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Google previewThe Penguin Pocket Dictionary of Babies' Names (2005)

by David Pickering

Torquil (m) Scottish version of the Old Norse name Thorketill (meaning 'Thor's cauldron'). The name cameto Britain withthe Danes andalso enteredGaelic cultureas Torcall, Torcul or Torcail, being adopted inthe Outer Hebrides and especially ...

Google previewDictionary of National Biography (1893)

by Sir Leslie Stephen

civil engineer, son of Torquil P. MacNeill of Mount Pleasant, co. Louth, where the family had long been settled, was born about 1793, and in early life served in the Louth militia.

Google previewDictionary of Contemporary Quotations (English) (1904)

by Helena Swan

Robertson, Torquil, etc.

Google previewBiographical Dictionary (1844)

by Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain)

ARNGRIMSSON, TORQUIL, was born in 1629, ...

Google previewThe Biographical Dictionary of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge-- (1844)

by Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain), George Long

ARNGRIMSSON, TORQUIL, was born in ...

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Scrabble value of T1O1R1Q10U1I1L1

The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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