"son of Tom"

Thompson Origin and Meaning

The name Thompson is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Tom".

Thompson is not as popular as Jackson or Harrison, but a novel way to circumvent Junior for the son of a Thomas.

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Famous People Named Thompson

  • Thompsonmember of boyband Kingsland Road (born Jon James 'JJ' Thompson)
  • Colin ThompsonAustralian Author
  • Dearon ThompsonAmerican rapper
  • Damani Thompsonmale American rapper

Thompson in Pop Culture

  • [Mr.] Thompsoncharacter in short story "Nerdified" of "Nerds Rule the School" series by author Tina Tirrell
  • Thompsona minor character on the Disney Channel series Gravity Falls.