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Boy Name: Tim

Name: Tim
Pronunciation: \tim\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: God's honor
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Tom, Tam, Timo
Similar Names: Jim, Kim, Sim, Wim
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 170
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 34558


Tim \tim\ as a boy's name is a variant of Timothy (Greek), and the meaning of Tim is "God's honor".

The baby name Tim sounds like Tom, Tam and Timo. Other similar baby names are Jim, Kim, Sim and Wim.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Tim.


Tim is a very popular first name for men (#170 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#34558 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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