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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Thom·as /ˈtɑməs/

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: United States clockmaker who introduced mass production
           (1785-1859) [syn: Seth Thomas]
      2: United States socialist who was a candidate for president
         six times (1884-1968) [syn: Norman Thomas, Norman
         Mattoon Thomas]
      3: a radio broadcast journalist during World War I and World
         War II noted for his nightly new broadcast (1892-1981)
         [syn: Lowell Thomas, Lowell Jackson Thomas]
      4: Welsh poet (1914-1953) [syn: Dylan Thomas, Dylan Marlais
      5: the Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus
         until he saw Jesus with his own eyes [syn: Saint Thomas,
          St. Thomas, doubting Thomas, Thomas the doubting

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    twin, one of the twelve (Matt. 10:3; Mark 3:18, etc.). He was
    also called Didymus (John 11:16; 20:24), which is the Greek
    equivalent of the Hebrew name. All we know regarding him is
    recorded in the fourth Gospel (John 11:15, 16; 14:4, 5; 20:24,
    25, 26-29). From the circumstance that in the lists of the
    apostles he is always mentioned along with Matthew, who was the
    son of Alphaeus (Mark 3:18), and that these two are always
    followed by James, who was also the son of Alphaeus, it has been
    supposed that these three, Matthew, Thomas, and James, were

From: Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (late 1800's)

 Thomas, a twin