From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Tim. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born after 1970

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Northern Germany

Variant Spelling

Origin and Meaning

1) Low German variant form of Timo

2) English short form of Timothy, an English form of Latin Timotheus from the Greek name Τιμοθεος (Timótheos), a combination of 'honour' and 'god'

3) Short form of Timon

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