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Tim Meaning


What does Tim mean?

The name Tim is of Greek and English origin.

The meaning of Tim is "to honor G-d".

Tim is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Tim.

The Given Name Tim

Tim is a diminutive of Timothy. See Timothy for further details.

Tim is a sophisticated and stylish name.

This great little boy name has a natural grace.

Tim is unique yet compelling due to its delightful and memorable nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Tim Allen, Tim Berners Lee, and Tim Burton.

Tim Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,335 in baby name popularity for boys with 57 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,477 in baby name popularity for boys with 52 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Tim sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Tim Name Popularity Page.

Tim Related Names

Tim is a diminutive of Timothy.

Famous Tims

  • Tim Allen ~ Actor
  • Tim Berners Lee ~ Scientist
  • Tim Burton ~ Film Director
  • Tim Cahill ~ Soccer Player
  • Tim Cook ~ Business Mogul
  • Tim Curry ~ Actor
  • Tim Daly ~ Actor
  • Tim de Cler ~ Soccer Player
  • Tim Horton ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Tim Hunt ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 2001
  • Tim Keefe ~ Baseball Player
  • Tim Krul ~ Soccer Player
  • Tim Matheson ~ Actor
  • Tim McGraw ~ Country Musician
  • Tim Robbins ~ Actor
  • Tim Roth ~ Actor
  • Tim Russ ~ Actor
  • Tim Seyfi ~ Actor

Tim Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Tim.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Tim are often studious and attractive but most of all they are read more >>

Tim Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Tim in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Tim.

Just for fun, see the name Tim in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Tim in Nautical Flags page.