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What does Toma mean?

Toma Pronunciation of Toma [toma] as a girls' name is of Aramaic derivation, and Toma means "twin". Toma is an alternate spelling of Thomasina (Aramaic): feminine of Thomas.


Toma has 6 variants: Tammi, Tammie, Tommi, Tommie, Tommy and Tommye.

2 more relations via Thomasina: Thomasa and Tomina.

Creative forms:
(female) Tosa, Tota, ..

(male) Tota, Tovya, ..

Middle name pairings:
Toma Navya (T.N.), ..

How popular is Toma?

Toma is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#9279 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Tammi, Tammie, Thomasina, Tommie, Tommy and Tommye are the popular variation forms of Toma (unlisted) rated in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Toma was at its peak 6 decades ago (usage of 0.11%), but now, versions such as Tommie have become less fashionable. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tammi, Tammie, Thomasina, Tommie, Tommy, Tommye in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Toma and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Toma is alike in pronunciation to Taima, Taimah, Tama, Tami, Tamie, Tamma, Tammy, Taoimah and Timmi. Other suggested similar names are Ama, Amma, Asma, Cima, Cosma, Cyma, Elma, Emma, Esma, Fima, Ima, Kama, Neoma, Oma, Ooma, Pama, Rama, Rima, Roma, Romma, Soma, Syma, Tada, Taja, Talma, Tam, Tamra, Tana, Tara, Tasa, Tea, Telma, Tena, Teona, Tera, Tesa, Teza, Thia, Thora, Tia, Tina, Tiona, Tita, To, Toby, Toia, Tola, Tomika, Tona, Toni, Tonia, Tony, Tonya, Toos, Topaz, Tora, Tosha, Tosia, Tossa, Tova, Toya, Trea, Tyta, Uma, Yuma and Zuma. These names tend to be more commonly used than Toma.

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