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Origin and popularity of the name THOM


Thom : 1: Scottish and English: from the Middle English personal name T(h)om(me) a pet form of Thomas. In Scotland Thom is also an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Thom see McComb.2: German: from the personal name Thom a pet form of Thomas. This surname is also found in France.3: Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 譚 see Tan 1.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain, ©2021, University of the West of England

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