Tommy is a given name that is the English diminutive of "Thomas" and could refer to:

* Thomson's Gazelles, commonly referred to as "tommys"
* Thompson submachine gun, also known as the "Tommy Gun"
* Tommy Atkins, a generic nickname for a British soldier, particularly in World War I and immortalized in the poem "Tommy" by Rudyard Kipling.

Real and fictional people

* Tommy Cooper, a prop comedian and magician
* Tommy Dawkins, a character from "Big Wolf on Campus" series
* Tommy DeBarge, American R'n'B musician formerly of Funk/Soul band Switch
* Tommy Docherty
* Tommy Douglas, father of universal healthcare in Canada
* Tommy Donnelly, a character in the NBC drama The Black Donnellys
* Tommy Dorsey
* Tommy Emmanuel, an Australian guitarist
* Tommy Finke, a German Singer/Songwriter, see German article
* Tommy Gavin, the lead character in the FX drama Rescue Me
* Tommy Gilligan, the younger brother of Numbuh Two in
* Tommy Hilfiger, the fashion designer
* Tommy Lee, the drummer for hard rock band Mötley Crüe
* Tommy Lee (footballer), football goalkeeper for Macclesfield Town F.C.
* Tommy Lee Jones, the actor
* Tommy Oliver, a main character from the Power Rangers television series portrayed by Jason David Frank
* Tommy Pickles, the main character in the Rugrats and All Grown Up! series.
* Tommy Robredo, Spanish Tennis player
* Tommy Sale, an English footballer
* Tommy Smith (footballer born 1945)
* Tommy Steele, Britain's first Teen idol and rock n roll star.
* Tommy Thompson, U.S. politician
* Tommy Vercetti, the protagonist of Grand Theft Auto: Vice City
* Tommy Walker, the main character of the rock opera "Tommy" by The Who
* Tommy Walsh, hurler with Kilkenny GAA
* Tommy Walsh, Gaelic footballer with Kerry GAA
*Tommy Walsh, English celebrity builder
*Tommy Walsh, Gaelic footballer with Wicklow GAA
*Tommy Turnbull, a fictional character in the TV series Robotboy
*Tommy, a former member of the Morlocks in the Marvel Comics universe.

In music

* Tommy (album), by The Who
* Tommy (film), based on the rock opera album
* Tommy (musical), Broadway musical based on the rock opera album
*Tommy (1985-1987) LP by the The Wedding Present
* Tommy February6 and Tommy Heavenly6, the stage names for Japanese singer Tomoko Kawase

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  • Tommy — Обложка альбома «Tommy» (The Who, 1969) 2 LP The Who Дата выпуска 23 мая 1969 Записан IBC Студия, Лондон Великобритании 19 сентября 1968 – 7 января 1969 Жанр Прогр …   Википедия

  • tommy — [ tɔmi ] n. m. • 1901; mot angl., dimin. de Thomas Atkins, nom traditionnel du simple soldat (1815) ♦ Vieilli Soldat anglais. Les tommies. ● tommy, tommies ou tommys nom masculin (anglais tommy, abréviation de Thomas) Surnom familier donné au… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Tommy — Tom my, n. 1. Bread, generally a penny roll; the supply of food carried by workmen as their daily allowance. [Slang,Eng.] [1913 Webster] 2. A truck, or barter; the exchange of labor for goods, not money. [Slang, Eng.] [1913 Webster] Note: Tommy… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Tommy — British soldier, 1884, from Thomas Atkins, since 1815 the sample name for filling in army forms. Tommy gun (1929) is short for Thompson gun (see THOMPSON (Cf. Thompson)). Soon extended to other types of sub machine gun, especially those favored… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Tommy — [täm′ē] n. pl. Tommies [clipped from Tommy Atkins (for Thomas Atkins, fictitious name used in Brit army sample forms] [also t ] [Brit. Informal] Brit. Informal a private in the British army …   English World dictionary

  • Tommy —    Drame musical de Ken Russell, d après l opéra rock de Peter Townshend et The Who, avec Roger Daltrey, Oliver Reed, Ann Margret, Elton John, Tina Turner, Eric Clapton, Robert Powell, Jack Nicholson.   Pays: Grande Bretagne   Date de sortie:… …   Dictionnaire mondial des Films

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