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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Thōmās, from Ancient Greek Θωμᾶς (Thōmâs), the Biblical Greek transcription of Aramaic תאומא‎ or תאמא(twin), the nickname of one of the Twelve Apostles.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Tomé m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Thomas
  2. (biblical) Thomas (one of the Apostles)
  3. A patronymical surname​.

ReferencesEdit

  • tome” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • tome” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • "Tomé" in Ana Isabel Boullón Agrelo / Xulio Sousa Fernández (dirs.): Cartografía dos apelidos de Galicia. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.



PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Tomé m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Thomas
  2. (biblical) Thomas (one of the Apostles)

SynonymsEdit