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Gender: Male Meaning of Timo: "honoring God" Origin of Timo: Norwegian variation of Timothy

The name Timo is a boy's name of German, Finnish origin meaning "honoring God". Timo and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names Ending In O and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Popular in its own right in Germany and definitely makes a more intriguing and grownup short form of the classic Timothy than Timmy or even Tim.

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Famous People Named Timo

Timo Glock, German racing driver
Timo Räisänen, Swedish musician
Timo Röttger, German footballer
Timo Jussi Penttilä, Finnish architect
Timo Seppänen, Finnish ice hockey player
Timo Maas, German DJ
Timo Beermann, German footballer

Pop Culture References for the name Timo

Timo Mendes, character from the German soap opera Verbotene Liebe
Timo Proud, gypsy boy character on the show The Finder