Meaning and Name Origin
Timoteo \t(i)-mo-teo\ as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Timoteo is "God's honor". Timoteo is a derivative 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". Scarce as a name for kids.
Timoteo is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#25970 out of 88799, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Timoteo and associated names. Popular alternative forms of Timoteo (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Timothy (#135 last year), Timmy, Timmothy and Tim. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity during 1960-1969 and have become significantly less popular since, with the versions Timmy, Timmothy and Tim becoming less stylish. Timothy (#135) is the most trendy boy name here, with this name having a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)