Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 5 of 17
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2014

    Is Thomas automatically a tank engine?

    I've been giving Thomas more consideration lately. It would sound great with the surname and also serve as a reference to where my husband and I met. Just wondering if Thomas the Tank Engine is too prominent among kids to be used these days. (I live in Canada.) Also welcoming general opinions of Thomas.

  2. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Ontario, Canada
    Thomas is a classic with so much more history than a cartoon tank engine. I know of the show but it wouldn't cross my mind if I met a Thomas. It's definitely usable! I like that it has a reference to where you met your husband.
    ~Love names, literature, royals and horses~ <3

    Favourite names:
    Girls: Azalea, Cordelia, Elizabeth, Rosalind, Scarlett, Felicity, Juliet
    Boys: Fitzwilliam, Sebastian, Percival, Oliver, Darcy, Orlando

  3. #5
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Thomas is a great name! It's on my list too as it is my Grandpa's name. Thomas the Tank Engine has definitely NOT taken over the name.
    | Mama to Abel & Olive |
    & baby number three due mid-sep!
    I can't kick this baby name fever.
    Olive | Opal | Fern | Eloise | Birdie | Posy | Claire | Mabel | Pearl | Frances
    Abel | Boaz | August | Luther | Fox | Francis | Felix | Wolfgang
    [guilty pleasure names abound]

  4. #7
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Only among 3-6 year olds--and they love it! It's not an issue.

  5. #9
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Oh, ok. I live in the U.S. so I was like whaaat? I haven't a clue re: the Tank Engine connection, so maybe specific Berries from Canada better answer that. I think of Thomas as a classic boy's name.
    Meryl Autumn | Esther Ruby | Thea Rose | Helen Rose
    Seth Vaughn | Nico Lennix | Paul Auden | Miles Langston | Ronan Abram

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts