Timothy

Pronunciation: te-e-mo-hthe-e
Origin: Greece
gender-male
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Southern Europe

Timothy is a masculine name of Greek origin, derived from the name "Timotheos," which means "honoring God". The name is composed of two parts: "timē," meaning "honor," and "theos," meaning "god". In the New Testament, Timothy was a saint and companion of Saint Paul, making it a meaningful name for those with religious connections. The name Timothy has been used in various forms in different cultures and languages. Some related names include Timotheos (Ancient Greek), Tsimafei (Belarusian), Timotheus (Biblical Latin), Timo (Estonian and Finnish), Timotheus (German), Timotej (Macedonian and Slovak), Timoti (Maori), Timofei and Timofey (Russian), and Timoteo (Spanish and Italian).

Timothy Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Timothy is currently #482 on Kiindred
gender-female Boy: Timothy is currently #482 on Kiindred Boy Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Timothy is currently #476 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-male Boy Unique: Timothy is currently #476 on Kiindred Boy Unique Names

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Famous People Named Timothy

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  • Timothy Olyphant: Timothy Olyphant is an American actor known for his roles in "Justified," "Deadwood," and "The Mandalorian."
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  • Tim Allen: Tim Allen is an actor known for his roles in Home Improvement and the Toy Story franchise.
  • Tim Curry: Tim Curry is a renowned character actor, is best known for his portrayal of Dr. Frank N. Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show.