What does Tommy mean?

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ˈtɒm iTom·my

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Wiktionary

  1. Tommy(Noun)

    Tommy Atkins; a typical private in the British army; a British soldier.

  2. Tommy(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the male given name Thomas.

    Etymology: Tom +‎ -y

  3. Tommy(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the female given name Thomasina.

    Etymology: Tom +‎ -y

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tommy(noun)

    bread, -- generally a penny roll; the supply of food carried by workmen as their daily allowance

  2. Tommy(noun)

    a truck, or barter; the exchange of labor for goods, not money

Freebase

  1. Tommy

    Tommy is the fourth album by English rock band The Who, released by Track Records and Polydor Records in the UK and Decca Records/MCA in the US. A double album telling a loose story about a "deaf, dumb and blind kid", Tommy was the first musical work to be billed overtly as a rock opera. Released in 1969, the album was mostly composed by Pete Townshend. In 1998, it was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame for "historical, artistic and significant value". It has sold over 20 million copies worldwide.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tommy

    tom′i, n. a penny roll, bread, provisions: the system of giving food as part wages.—v.t. to oppress by the tommy or truck-system.—ns. Tomm′y-shop, a truck-shop; Tom′-nod′dy, the puffin or sea-parrot: a fool.—Tommy Atkins, or Tomm′y, a generic name for the English private soldier.—Soft tommy, soft bread, as opposed to hard tack or sea-biscuit.

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  1. tommy

    Song lyrics by tommy -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by tommy on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Tommy' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4687

How to pronounce Tommy?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Tommy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tommy in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tommy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Tommy in a Sentence

  1. Heather Mack:

    Whether there are other people besides Tommy Schaefer who entered the room 317?

  2. Tommy Boy:

    Tommy Fat guy in a little coat.

  3. David Ferrer:

    Tommy Robredo, Nicolas Almagro...have been injured and the Spaniards had to play against strong opponents, from time to time you have five or six Spanish players. But of course we are getting older and there's a new generation coming in.

  4. Tommy Chong:

    It was easy because we basically paid for it ourselves, you know ? and Tommy Chong esteemed producer/director, Lou Adler, is an expert at marketing, so it was Lou’s genius that got the movie to where it is … Most of them, they did n’t even know what pot was in those days.

  5. Tommy Boy:

    Richard Okay... seatbelts. Just put the little thing into the big thing and... I tell ya what. If you don't know how to fasten your seatbelt, just raise your hand and I'll have Tommy Boy here come back there and hit you in the head with a tack hammer because you're a RETARD

Images & Illustrations of Tommy

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