Meaning and name origin
Tomas \t(o)-mas\ as a boy's name is of Aramaic origin, and the meaning of Tomas is "twin". Tomas is a variant of Thomas (Aramaic); biblical: one of the 12 apostles known as "doubting Thomas" as he has an unusual mixture of pessimism and zealous faith. Popular birth name.
Tomas is a very popular first name for males (#441 out of 1220, Top 36%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#7116 out of 88799, Top 8%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Tomas for boys. Tomas reached its highest rank of #313 in the U.S. in 1930-1939 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Tomas and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Thomas (#54) and Tomas (#658). (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).