Tamsin Name Meaning & Origin

Tamsin

Pronunciation: TAM-sin (key)

Origin of the name Tamsin:

Contraction of Thomasina, a feminine form of Thomas (a twin), which is derived via the Ecclesiastic Greek and Late Latin, from the Aramaic tē'ōma (a twin).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Tam, Tammy, Tams, Tamsen, Tamsyn, Tamzin

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Tam, Tams, Tammy, Tamsino

Meanings and history of the name Tamsin

Contraction of Thomasina, the feminine form of Thomas, meaning "twin".

Famous real-life people named Tamsin

Tamsin Greig, English actress
Tamsin Olivier, English actress
Tamsin Egerton, English actress
Tamsin Omond, English environmental activist
Tamsin Dunwoody, English politician
Tamsin West, Australian actress
Tamsin Heatley, English actress

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Peter S. Beagle's book "Tamsin" deals with a ghost with this name.

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