Tom Name Meaning

Tom meaning

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Thom, Tomm And Tommy., Thom, Tomm And Tommy, Thomas, Thom, Tomm, Thomas, Thom, Tomm,  Thom,  Tomm and Tommy

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Tom name was top ranked at 132 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 198 position in American during year 2012


Name Tom has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 491 position. 139065 numbers of people were named Tom so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Tom

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The name Tom is a short version of Thomas a masculine name taken from the Greek form of the Aramaic name Ta’oma’ meaning “twin”. The name first became known through the New Testament, as it was the name of an apostle who doubted the resurrection of Jesus. Due to this fact, the name became popular and widely use in the Christian world.

The name Tom became popular across the world, with variants in English, Dutch, and so many more languages. From the main character in Mark Twain’s Novels – Tom Sawyer to the American actor Tom Hank or Tom Cruise, this name is borne to many notable people and characters.
Tom Numerology :
Personality No. 6. People with name Tom are loving & domestic. They love tranquility & comfort. They are artistic & likes quality. They work well with others & love to discuss things. Person with Tom having 6 as Personality number love music, tidiness & attires. They are confident & also a good healer. They are charming, intelligent, serene, generous & co-operative. More Numerology

More About Name : Tom

  • Tom is an abbreviated version of the given name Thomas or Tomas. Most common in the 19th century as an independent name.

  • Tom is more widely known as a short form of Thomas. The name is borne in the Bible by an apostle who doubted the resurrection of Christ.

  • Tom is more widely known as a short form of Thomas. It may also be a Hebrew name of its own, meaning honesty, innocence. 

  • Tom is mostly known as a short from of Thomas. The name is borne in the Bible by an apostle who doubted the resurrection of Christ.

Name Analysis of Tom

Character Analysis of Tom : Persons with the name Tom, play the role of the peacemaker behind the scenes, and this gives them excellent diplomatic abilities. Balance and equilibrium are their focus as their greatest successes comes through playing a supportive role and being the mediator.

Love Life of Tom : Persons are certainly one of the most passionate Persons on the planet and indeed are among the least intimately lives.

Name Letter Analysis of Tom

T : Persons like life in the fast lane

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

M : Persons are a workaholic! A high-energy workhorse, Persons don't need much sleep and are very healthy

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Tom

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Tom is Simha or Sinh and Moon sign associated with the name Tom is Leo.

The name Tom has Fire element. Sun is the Ruling Planet for the name Tom . The name Tom having moon sign as Leo is represented by The Lion and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Tom keep their promises. They like to live a king size life. Such people stay in their limits and are fearless.

Other name options, having Leo moon sign are name starting with : Ma, Me, Mu, Mi, Mo, Ta, Ti, Tu, Te, To, Mr, Ta, Ts.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Tom

The name Tom is suitable for baby born in Uttara Phalguni nakshatra

Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra: "Second reddish one"

Lord: Surya (Sun)
Symbol: Four legs of bed, hammock
Deity : Aryaman, god of patronage and favours
Indian zodiac: 26°40' Simha- 10° Kanya
Western zodiac 22°40' Virgo - 6° Libra
Other name options, having Uttara Phalguni nakashatra are name starting with : Te,  To,  Pa,  Pi.

Famous Name Tom

  • Tom Needham

    April 17, 1879 - December 13, 1926) was a professional baseball player from 1904 to 1914.


  • Richard Tom

    is an American weightlifter and Olympic medalist. He obtained a bronze medal at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London.


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