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Tommy Name Meaning and Origin

Tommy Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Twin, Innocent, Honest

Name Origin


The name Tommy is derived from the Aramaic name Te'oma, which means 'twin'. It can also be a diminutive of Thomas, meaning 'innocent' or 'honest'. The name has a strong and positive connotation, symbolizing purity and sincerity.

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Tommy Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Tommy is easy to pronounce with clear syllables and a smooth flow.

Name Melody Rating:

The two syllables in Tommy create a simple rhythm, but it may lack some variation.

Famous People Named Tommy

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● Tommy Lee Jones

Tommy Lee Jones is an American actor known for his roles in Men in Black, The Fugitive, and No Country for Old Men. He has won an Academy Award and multiple other accolades for his performances.

● Tommy Hilfiger

Tommy Hilfiger is a renowned American fashion designer, known for his classic and preppy designs. He founded the eponymous fashion brand 'Tommy Hilfiger' which has gained global recognition.

● Tommy Chong

Tommy Chong is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, and cannabis rights activist. He is best known for his marijuana-themed comedy albums and movies, including the 'Cheech & Chong' series.

Tommy Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Tommy

The name Tommy does not have any strong negative associations. However, some may perceive it as a casual or informal name, lacking in sophistication for certain formal settings.

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