The name Tamsin is a girl's name of English origin meaning "twin". Tamsin and is often added to lists like British Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".
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Tamsin is an offbeat name occasionally heard in Britain and just waiting to be discovered here. U.K. actress Tamsin Greig is a star of the show Episodes, Tamsin Olivier is the daughter of Joan Plowright and Sir Laurence Olivier..
Tamsyn is the alternative medieval Cornish spelling. Other spellings are represented by actresses Tamzin Outhwaite and Tamzin Merchant, and by writer Tamasin Day-Lewis, sister of Daniel.
Tamsin is a 1999 fantasy novel by Peter Beagle.