What does Tome mean?
Tome [tome] as a name for boys is of Aramaic origin, and Tome means "twin". Tome is a variant form of Thomas (Aramaic) with the suffix -e.
(male) Tomen, Torme, ..
(female) Toda, Tomeda, ..
How popular is Tome?
Tome is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#15661 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the ranking of Tome and related names. Prominent varying forms of Tome (unlisted) are Thomas (#51 in 2015), Tommy (#705), Tomas (#719), Tomie, Tommie, Tom, Thom and Tam. These relations of Tome were at the apex of their popularity 75 years ago (average #830) and are now significantly less widespread (#1434, 86% less usage), with forms such as Tom falling out of fashion. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Tome is pronounced similarly to Teom, Tim▼ and Tomm. Other suggested similar names are Aime, Cosme, Esme, Hume, Isme, Jame, Rome, Tate▲, Temp, Thole, Tige, Timo, Tobe▼, Tobee, Tobey, Tobi, Tobie, Toby▼, Tod▼, Todd▼, Togo, Tomeo, Ton, Toney, Toni, Tonie, Tony▼, Toon, Tor, Tore, Toren, Torey, Toro, Torr, Torre, Toru, Tory▼, Tov, Tower, Tre▼, Troye, True, Tune, Tyce and Tye. These names tend to be more frequently used than Tome.See names in meaning and etymology.