Given Name TIM

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: TIM (English, German, Dutch, Slovene)  [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of TIMOTHY. It was borne by the fictional character Tiny Tim, the ill son of Bob Cratchit in Charles Dickens' novel 'A Christmas Carol' (1843).
VARIANTS: Timmy (English), Timo (German), Timo (Dutch)
FEMININE FORM: Timotha (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Timoteus, Timotheos (Ancient Greek), Timothy (Biblical), Timotheos (Biblical Greek), Timotheus (Biblical Latin), Timotei (Bulgarian), Timo (Finnish), Timothée, Timothé (French), Timoteo (Italian), Timotej (Macedonian), Timoti (Maori), Tymoteusz (Polish), Timoteo (Portuguese), Timotei (Romanian), Timofei, Timofey (Russian), Timotej (Slovak), Timoteo (Spanish)

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Entry updated October 20, 2016