Given Name TIMON

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Τιμων (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: TEE-MAWN (Classical Greek), TIE-mən (English), TEE-mawn (Dutch)  [details]

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek τιμαω (timao) meaning "to honour, to esteem". It appears briefly in the New Testament. This is also the name of the main character in Shakespeare's tragedy 'Timon of Athens' (1607).
VARIANTS: Timaeus, Timaios (Ancient Greek)
FEMININE FORM: Timo (Ancient Greek)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Tymon (Polish)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Tímon, Timón

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Categories

A Song of Ice and Fire characters, biblical, Disney characters, saints, Shakespearean characters
Entry updated December 8, 2017