Tim: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Tim

Tim

Pronunciation: TIM (key)

Origin of the name Timothy:

Derived from the Greek timē (honor, respect) and theos (God): hence, "honoring God." The name is borne in the Bible by a young disciple and companion of Paul, to whom Paul addressed two epistles.

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Tim McGraw, American country singer.
Tim Tebow, a Heisman Trophy-winning American football quarterback.
Tim Rickert, famous singer-actor

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Tiny Tim, fictional character from Charles Dickens "A Christmas Carol."

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