Encyclopedia > Tor

  Article Content


A tor is a high craggy hill. This term is particularly common in the south-west of England, usually referring to the high points of Dartmoor.

In Norse mythology, Tor is the Swedish form of the god Thor.

In biology, Tor is the genus of the mahseers, which are large game fishes[?] of India.

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article

... vast numbers of men did not return from the war, leaving a significant gap between the numbers of single women and men. These factors prompted many post-war women ...

This page was created in 28.5 ms