Greek, diminutive of Timothy
"honoring God"

Tim Origin and Meaning

The name Tim is a boy's name of Greek origin.
Tim is a boyish short form very rarely given on its own.
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Famous People Named Tim

  • Samuel Timothy "Tim" McGrawAmerican country singer
  • Tim Allen (born Timothy Alan Dick)American actor and comedian
  • Miles Gilbert "Tim" HortonCanadian ice hockey player
  • Tim "Avicii" BerglingSwedish DJ
  • Timothy James "Tim" CurryEnglish actor and singer
  • Tim CampbellAustralian actor
  • Timothy Miles Bindon "Tim" RiceEnglish lyricist
  • Timothy Francis "Tim" RobbinsAmerican actor
  • Timothy Charles "Tim" Buckley IIIAmerican singer
  • Timothy Ernest "Tim" GulliksonAmerican tennis player
  • Brian Timothy "Tim" FinnNew Zealand singer
  • Timothy F. "Tim" LaHayeAmerican novelist
  • James Timothy "Tim" DalyAmerican actor
  • Yila Timothy "Tim" KangAmerican actor
  • Timothy MacKenzie "Tim" GunnAmerican fashion consultant, mentor on "Project Runway"
  • Timothy Richard "Tim" TebowAmerican football player
  • Timothy Walter "Tim" BurtonAmerican producer and director
  • Tim HeideckerAmerican actor and comedian
  • Tim DuncanAmerican basketball player
  • Tim SheensAustralian rugby league player
  • Tim HoltAmerican actor
  • Tim RothBritish actor
  • Tim "Timmy" Lincecumformer San Francisco Giants baseball pitcher
  • Timothy Michael "Tim" KaineAmerican attorney and politician; 2016 Democratic Vice Presidential candidate
  • Timothy "Tim" Nigel PeakeBritish astronaut
  • Tim SkarkeGerman footballer
  • Tim BrookeTaylor, British comedy actor
  • Tim KrulDutch professional footballer
  • Timothy "Tim" John HardingAustralian singer and children's performer, former member of Australian children's group Hi,5
  • Timothy "Tim" David MinchinAustralian comedian, actor, writer, musician, and songwriter.

Tim in Pop Culture

  • Tim Shepardcharacter in S.E. Hinton's "The Outsiders"
  • Tim Taylormain character on TV's "Home Improvement," played by Tim Allen
  • Tim Burrecharacter from "Sims" series
  • Dr Tim Whatleycharacter in TV series "Seinfeld"
  • Tim Drake aka Red RobinDC Comics character
  • Tiny Tim Cratchitcharacter in "A Christmas Carol"
  • Tim in the game Style Savvy: Styling Starhe's your hippie uncle and owns a store "Timmorow"
  • Tim Lovejoya preacher from "The Simpsons"
  • Tim WizardCharacter on Bee and Puppycat

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