What does Tim mean?
Associated with: greek.
(male) Isim, Timis, ..
(female) Tie, Timie, .. Middle name pairings:
Tim Joel (T.J.), ..
How popular is Tim?
Tim is a very prominent first name for males (#170 out of 1220, Top 14%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#30091 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Tim for boys. Tim reached its peak rank of #90 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the popularity of the boy name Tim and associated names. Prominent variation forms of Tim are Timmy and Timothy (#147 the previous year). Other forms, like Tymon, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Tim was well-received among parents in the 1960s (usage of 1.71%) and has become much less since (usage 0.15%, ▼92%), with versions like Timmy becoming less fashionable.