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Boy Name: Thomson

Name: Thomson
Pronunciation: \th(om)-son\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: twin
Origin: Aramaic
Sounds Like: Thomason, Tamson
Similar Names: Thompson, Thorsson
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 1477


Thomson \th(om)-son\ as a boy's name is a variant of Thomas (Aramaic), and the meaning of Thomson is "twin".

The baby name Thomson sounds like Thomason and Tamson. Other similar baby names are Thompson and Thorsson.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Thomson.


Thomson is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1477 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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