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Meaning and name origin

Tim \tim\ as a boy's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Tim is "God's honor". Tim is a variant of Timothy (Greek); biblical: Timothy was an energetic, well-trained young Christian who was a companion of Saint Paul, who wrote to him, "Let no man look down on your youth". Somewhat infrequently used as a given name for boys.


Popularity

Tim is a very popular first name for males (#170 out of 1220, Top 14%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#34558 out of 88799, Top 39%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Tim for boys. Tim reached its highest rank of #92 in the U.S. in 1960-1969 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Tim name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tim outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Tim and its source form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Timothy (#135) and Tim. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Tim, Timothy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tim, Timothy outside U.S.


Similar Names

Tim is also pronounced similarly to Tam, Teom, Thom, Tom, Tome and Tomm. Other suggested similar baby names are Jim, Kim, Sim, Tan, Timmo, Timmy, Timo, Tino, Ton and Wim. These names tend to be less commonly used than Tim.

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