Thomas
Origin/Usage
Aramaic
Pronunciation
TAHM-əs
Meaning
Twin
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Thomas originates in Aramaic and means "twin". As a masculine given name it has been used over centuries and in different spellings all over the world. This was the name of one of the authors of Gospels, as well as one of the apostles. The usage of Thomas has declined in the United States lately. It functions as a surname as well.

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Thomas Jefferson - former US President
Thomas Ivan - hockey player
Thomas Mann - author
Thomas Berger - author
Thomas Brown - football player
Thomas Smith - hockey player
Thomas Alva Edison - inventor

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