Gender: Male Origin of Tim: Greek, diminutive of Timothy Meaning of Timothy: Greek, "honoring God"

The name Tim is a boy's name of Greek origin. Tim and is often added to lists like English Names with International Style and discussed in our forums with posts like "My nickname is X, but it's short for Y, not Z".

From the experts:

Tim is a boyish short form very rarely given on its own.

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Timmie, Timmy


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