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Thomas Name Meaning and Origin

Thomas Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Twin, a twin

Name Origin


The name Thomas means 'twin' in Aramaic. It originates from the biblical story of Thomas the Apostle, who doubted the resurrection of Jesus until he saw him in person.

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Thomas Phonetic Appeal

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Thomas is easy to pronounce with clear enunciation and a smooth flow.

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The name Thomas has a strong rhythm with emphasis on the first syllable, making it pleasant to hear.

Famous People Named Thomas

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● Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson was the third President of the United States and the principal author of the Declaration of Independence. He was a prominent political figure known for his advocacy of democracy and individual rights.

● Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks is a renowned American actor and filmmaker. He is known for his versatile performances in iconic films like Forrest Gump, Cast Away, and Saving Private Ryan.

● Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison was a prolific American inventor and businessman who developed many devices that greatly influenced modern life, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the electric light bulb.

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Potential Negative Connotations of Thomas

The name Thomas does not evoke negative characters or cultural symbols. It is a timeless and classic name that is widely respected and admired.

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