Name
THOMAS

Name THOMAS

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 3,148,467 births of Thomas in the countries below, which represents an average of 22,651 births of children bearing the first name Thomas per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 18,277 births.
Version Française disponible ici En Français Prénom Thomas Available variant : Thomás

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Information about the first name Thomas

We celebrate Thomas on s July 3rd, June 22nd
The first name Thomas is listed in our categories :The first name Thomas has been assigned to:
99.86% to boys
0.14% to girls
The country where the first name Thomas is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 6 letters including 2 vowels and 4 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Thomas

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Thomas : Thoams, Tomas H, Tomash, Tomhas

Thomas in Japanese *

Romajitoomasu
Katakanaトーマス
Hiraganaとーます
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Thomas en Japonais
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Thomas in sign language

Thomas in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Thomas

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Latin Thōmās (as in the Vulgate), from Ancient Greek Θωμᾶς (Thōmâs), the Biblical Greek transcription of Aramaic תאומא‎ or תאמא‎ (“twin”), the nickname of one of the Twelve Apostles. In the gospel of John (11:16, 20:24), the Aramaic nickname is also translated into Greek, as δίδυμος (dídumos). Use as a given name since the Middle Ages, e.g. Thomas the Presbyter (7th century), Thomas the Slav (8th century), Thomas of Bayeux (died 1100).
Noun src :
  • Thomas (plural Thomases)
  • (derogatory, Christianity) An infidel (in reference to the doubting Apostle).
Pronunciation src :
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈtɒm.əs/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈtɑm.əs/
  • Rhymes: -ɒməs
Popularity (Europe) src :
  • Thomas was a popular name throughout medieval Europe. In Britain the name was rare prior to the Norman Conquest (11th century CE), but by the 13th and 14th centuries it had become common. In 2017 it ranked 13th in popularity in the United Kingdom with 3,246 babies given the name.
Popularity (United States) src :
  • The Social Security Administration lists the name Thomas as the ninth most popular name in the United States over the past 100 years. In 2017 it ranked 48th in popularity with 7,131 babies given the name.
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • doubting Thomas
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Thomas County
  • Thomaston
  • Thomasville
  • Thos. (abbreviation)
  • Tom, Tommy (pet forms)
Proper noun (Descendants) src :
  • → Hawaiian: Kamaki
  • → Maori: Tāmati
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (female given names): Tamsin, Thomasina
FR French
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /tɔ.mɑ/
Proper noun (Descendants) src :
  • → Vietnamese: Tôma
General
Proper noun src :
  • Thomas
  • Thomas (biblical figure)
  • A male given name of biblical origin.
SE Swedish
Proper noun src :
  • Thomas c (genitive Thomas)
  • A male given name, a popular spelling variant of Tomas.
Latin
Etymology src :
  • From Ancient Greek Θωμᾶς (Thōmâs), the Biblical Greek transcription of Aramaic תאומא‎ or תאמא‎ (“twin”), the nickname of one of the Twelve Apostles.
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈtʰoː.maːs/, [ˈt̪ʰoː.maːs]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈto.mas/, [ˈt̪ɔː.mas]
Proper noun src :
  • Thōmās m (genitive Thōmae); first declension
  • (Christianity) Thomas the Apostle.
  • A male given name of Biblical origin.
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • First-declension noun (masculine Greek-type with nominative singular in -ās).
NL Dutch
Proper noun src :
  • Thomas ?
  • A male given name of biblical origin.
  • A patronymic surname​.
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Tom, Tomas
  • (surnames) Thomasse, Thomassen
DK Danish
Alternative forms src :
  • Tomas
Proper noun (Descendants) src :
  • → Greenlandic: Tuumarsi
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (male given names) Tom, Tommy
  • (female given names) Thomine
  • (surnames) Thomasen, Thomassen, Thomsen
DE German
Proper noun src :
  • Thomas m (genitive Thomas')
  • Thomas (biblical figure)
  • A male given name of biblical origin.
  • A patronymic surname​.
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
 

Popularity of the name Thomas

Number of THOMAS births per year

Total births of Thomas by country

Births with the first name Thomas
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2018
2,311,774
3,965
FRFrance
1900 - 2018
277,399
312
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2018
147,490
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2016
62,565
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2018
57,156
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2018
52,699
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2018
34,984
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
31,307
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2018
29,560
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
26,898
55
NONorway
1945 - 2018
24,973
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2018
16,447
32
BEBelgium
1995 - 2018
15,284
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
13,387
80
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2018
13,337
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2018
12,319
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2019
4,065
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
3,943
0
ABAlberta
1990 - 2018
3,302
1
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
2,412
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2018
801
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
754
1
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
618
0
SESweden
1998 - 2018
490
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2018
57
0

Total births of Thomas by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Thomas
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2018
6,779
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2018
3,243
0
ITItaly
2018
1,476
1
AUAustralia
2018
1,246
0
FRFrance
2018
1,207
0
DKDenmark
2018
949
0
QCQuebec
2018
601
0
BRBrazil
2010
457
5
NLNetherlands
2019
441
0
ONOntario
2016
353
0
IEIreland
2018
321
0
ARArgentina
2015
189
0
BEBelgium
2018
181
0
NZNew Zealand
2018
170
0
ATAustria
2018
138
0
ABAlberta
2018
111
0
BCBritish Columbia
2018
107
0
CHSwitzerland
2018
104
0
NONorway
2018
81
0
DEGermany
2018
46
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
30
0
PLPoland
2018
24
0
SESweden
2018
17
0

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Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Thomas

There are 6979 actors and actresses with the first name Thomas
Thomas Delgado-Little
Thomas Norgreen Nielsen
Thomas Olive
Thomas Meilstrup
Thomas Garvey
Thomas Childs
Thomas Byrne
Thomas Souverain
Thomas Momplot
Thomas Stene-Johansen
Thomas Simon
Thomas Goldberg
Thomas Linssen
Thomas Otrok
Thomas Stanley
Thomas Wittmann
Thomas Doret
Thomas Bellas
Thomas Racek
Thomas Rhys Jones
Thomas Hans
Thomas Van Achteren
Thomas Selstad
Thomas Doucet
Thomas Batuello
Thomas Drewson
Thomas Kjøniksen Kristiansen
Thomas Cibelli
Thomas Mcnamara
Thomas Schubert

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Thomas
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Rankings of first name THOMAS by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#3DK Denmark2018
#4QC Quebec2018
#6AU Australia2018
#12GB United Kingdom2018
#12IE Ireland2018
#14NZ New Zealand2018
#18NL Netherlands2019
#21BC British Columbia2018
#28ON Ontario2016
#30AB Alberta2018
#32IT Italy2018
#38BE Belgium2018
#48US United State of America2018
#58FR France2018
#66AT Austria2018
#76CH Switzerland2018
#90NO Norway2018
#93AR Argentina2015
#124CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#205DE Germany2018
#207PL Poland2018
#293BR Brazil2010
#432SE Sweden2018
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#8961BR Brazil2010
#25885IT Italy2018






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