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Gender: Male Meaning of Tomas: "twin" Origin of Tomas: German and Portuguese version of Thomas Tomas's Popularity in 2017: #700

The name Tomas is a boy's name of German, Portuguese origin meaning "twin". Tomas is ranked #700 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like The International Variations of Thomas and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

From the experts:

The pronunciation may be slightly different—toe-MAHS—though some parents use this as a phonetic spelling of Thomas.

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Famous People Named Tomas

Tomás de Torquemada, Spanish Dominican friar and Grand Inquisitor
Tomas Gösta Tranströmer, Swedish poet, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature
Tomáš Berdych, Czech professional tennis player
Tomas Folke Jonas Ledin, Swedish rock musician
(Per) Tomas Brolin, Swedish footballer
(Hans Christian) Tomas Alfredson, Swedish film director
Tomas Bugg, Australian AFL footballer
Tomás Eduardo Rincón, Venezuelan footballer

Pop Culture References for the name Tomas

Tomas, a very minor character on Season 3 of AMC's The Walking Dead
Tomas Cantillo, character on "Breaking Bad"
Tomas, one of the dragon elders on game "Spyro the Dragon"
Tomas- one of the branches of the Cahill family in the 39 Clues, descended from Thomas Cahill
Father Tomas Ortega, character from "The Exorcist" TV series