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Gender: Male Origin of Till: German diminutive of Dietrich or Theodoric

The name Till is a boy's name of German origin. Till and is often added to lists like Boy Names Uncommon in the US and discussed in our forums with posts like "totally, kinda or no way with middles".

From the experts:

The modern name Till is in the German Top 100. Used in contemporary terms on its own, it's traditionally a short form of names beginning with Diet such as Deitrich, which is itself a form of Theodoric. Because of its English word equivalent, it's a bit slight to ever make it as a standalone name in the English-speaking world.

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Famous People Named Till

Till Lindemann, lead vocalist and frontman of the German industrial metal band Rammstein
Till Simon, actor on "SKAM Austin"
Til Schweiger, german actor

Pop Culture References for the name Till

The German legends about Till Eulenspiegel were the inspiration for a tone poem by Richard Strauss.