Given Name TIMAEUS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Τιμαιος (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: tie-MEE-əs (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Greek name Τιμαιος (Timaios), derived from τιμαω (timao) "to honour". This is the name of one of Plato's dialogues, featuring Timaeus and Socrates. Timaeus is also the name of a person mentioned briefly in the New Testament (Mark 10:46).
VARIANTS: Timaios, Timon (Ancient Greek), Timeus (Biblical)
FEMININE FORM: Timo (Ancient Greek)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Timaios, Timon (Biblical Greek), Timon (Dutch), Tymon (Polish)