Tomkin

The Meaning & Origin of the Name Tomkin

Tomkin is an English boy name, which has 6 letters.

Tomkin is an English surname derived from the Middle English given name Tomkin, which is a diminutive form of Thomas. The name means "twin" or "little twin".

Pronuncation TOM-kin

Alternate Meaning Little tom

Origin or Current Usage English

Gender M

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Detailed Information About The Name Tomkin

The name 'Tomkin' is a male given name that has origins in different parts of the world. It is a relatively rare name and has several possible meanings. In English, 'Tomkin' is a diminutive form of the name 'Thomas,' derived from the Aramaic name 'Ta'oma,' meaning 'twin.' The name 'Tomkin' can also be found as a variant of the name 'Tom,' which is a short form of 'Thomas.' Additionally, 'Tomkin' is a variation of the Hebrew name 'Tuvyah,' meaning 'God is good.' In some cases, 'Tomkin' can also be a combination of 'Tom' and 'Kin,' where 'Kin' refers to someone's kin or family. Overall, the name 'Tomkin' carries the connotation of being a diminutive and endearing form of the name 'Thomas' or 'Tom,' while also having ties to the meaning of 'twin' and 'God is good' in different cultural contexts.

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