Thom

Thom meaning and origin

Gender: Boy
Origin: Aramaic
Usage: English, Dutch, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Meaning: Twin
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Atypical Thom especially is used in Dutch, Norwegian, Finnish, English, Swedish and Danish aimed at baby boys which of Aramaic origin, meaning of Thom is "Twin". Thom is short of Thomas. Also Thomas is form of Aramaic תָּאוֹמָא = Twin in Latin and Greek languages. Odd Thomas came from Hebrew and Aramaic, meaning of Thomas is "Gemini and Twin".

Variants of Thom

Masaccio, Toma, Tomas, Thoma, Tòmag, Thomas

Names that rhyme with Thom

Popularity of Thom

Thom is a familiar baby name in Netherlands, during its short term of usage, the name has been to the top 200 names. In 2015, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 186 on boy names chart when 86 babies were given the name Thom. Over 321 people have been named Thom in Netherlands. Thom is a unique baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1917 and was able to reach the top 2000 names. In 1961, it ranked 1388th when 33 boys were named Thom. Over 835 babies in United States have been named Thom. Also, in France, it has been in use since 1992 and was able to reach the top 2000 names. In 2012, it ranked 1091st when 35 boys were named Thom. Over 369 people have been named Thom in France.

Thom is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales, even after 22 years of use, it could not make it big. Over 186 people have been named Thom in England and Wales. Thom is a rare baby name in Belgium however it is still in use. But Thom is a popular baby name in Vietnam where every 1 in 3000 have the name as well as in Malawi. At least, 70000 people globally have been given the name as per our estimate.

YearRankBirths
2016121025
2013121035
199999085
199463738
199362238
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Thom in Nordic countries

CountriesMenWomen
First NameSecondary NameFirst NameSecondary Name
Netherlands371337505
Finland320025

What numbers say about Thom?

You lack self-confidence and self-reliance. Learn what makes you happy. You sleep a lot because it's your way of escaping reality. Your only mistake is that you are trying to prove others you can do it, instead of proving yourself. Nothing can stop them from achieving what they intended. Your kindness is your only flaw. Not being focused on building an impressive career doesn't mean you should stay uneducated and blind.

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  •  Rika - Unconventional German and Germanic Rika bestowed upon baby girls which is used dominantly in Hungarian and German, meaning of Rika is "Friederike or Ulrike"
  •  Robbe - Robbe's meaning is Fame or Bright is used mostly in Dutch aimed at both genders has its origin in Old High German
  •  Brigitta means Sublime, Strength, Force or High, Mighty, Exalted is used as a baby girl name which is substantially used in Norwegian, Icelandic and Scandinavian came from Celtic
  •  Marijn - Meaning of Marijn is Of the Sea is used majorly in Dutch. Its origin is in Latin is a baby boy name
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Namesakes of Thom

    Thom Jones, American writer, primarily of short stories
  • Thom Gunn, English poet
  • Thom McKee, He set a number of game show records for the time
  • Thom Hell, Norwegian singer-songwriter
  • Thom Hatch, award-winning American author and novelist
  • Thom Karremans, commander of Dutchbat troops
  • Thom McGinty, Scottish actor, model
  • Thom Pinto, American voice actor and voice director for Voicetrax San Francisco
  • Thom Keyes, writer, of science fiction and screenplays
  • Thom Andersen, American filmmaker, film critic and teacher
  • Thom Loverro, He was voted the Maryland sportswriter of the year
  • Thom Yorke, English musician best known as the lead singer and main songwriter of the alternative rock band Radiohead
  • Thom Filicia, American interior designer
  • Thom Hartmann, American radio personality, author
  • Thom Christopher, American actor
  • Thom Bell, Jamaican-born American songwriter, arranger
  • Thom Mayne, American architect
  • Thom de Graaf, Dutch politician of the Democrats 66 party
  • Thom Bray, American actor and writer perhaps best
  • Thom Pace, American singer-songwriter,
  • Thom Brennaman, American television sportscaster
  • Thom Mount, former President of Universal Pictures
  • Thom Merrick, American artist
  • Thom Hoffman, Dutch actor and photographer
  • Thom Gossom Jr., Thom Gossom Jr
  • Thom Mathews, American actor
  • Thom Bresh, which was nominated
  • Thom Fitzgerald, American-Canadian film and theatre director
  • Thom Adcox-Hernandez, American actor and voice actor
  • Thom Darden, former American football safety and punt returner
  • Thom Bierdz, American actor best
  • Thom Brennan, American electronic ambient musician
  • Thom Wilson, American punk rock record producer and engineer
  • Thom Calandra, Calandra writes for a number of other publications including the revived 'The Calandra Report'
  • Thom S. Rainer, American writer, researcher, speaker
  • Thom Browne, American fashion designer
  • Thom Beers, American television producer and narrator/voice-over artist
  • Thom Eberhardt, American film director, producer and screenwriter
  • Thom Barry, American actor
  • Thom Booker, from 1993 documentary, drama film Drug-Taking and the Arts, who played Edgar Allan Poe.
  • Thom Challice, from 1991 drama, romance flick A Sensuous Summer, who characterized the Jinx.
  • In 2002, Thom Schioler played the role of PrettyBoy in film Kanadiana.
  • Thom Sears portrayed main role of Sam Simpson In horror film Raveage.
  • In action, comedy movie, Lipstick Heels and a 45, Thom Allison characterized Jasmine Knight.

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