Tommy Atkins


Tommy At·​kins -ˈat-kənz How to pronounce Tommy Atkins (audio)
: tommy

Word History

First Known Use

1883, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Tommy Atkins was in 1883

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“Tommy Atkins.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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