Gender Masculine
Scripts Τιμόθεος(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Greek form of Timothy.

Related Names

Rootstimao + theos
VariantTimoteus(Ancient Greek)
Feminine FormTimothea(Ancient Greek)
Other Languages & CulturesTsimafei(Belarusian) Timothy(Biblical) Timotheus(Biblical Latin) Timotei(Bulgarian) Tim(Danish) Tim, Timo, Timotheus(Dutch) Timothy, Tim, Timmy(English) Timo(Estonian) Timo(Finnish) Timothée, Timothé(French) Tim, Timo, Timotheus(German) Timoteo(Italian) Timotej(Macedonian) Timoti(Maori) Tim(Norwegian) Tymoteusz, Tymek(Polish) Timoteo(Portuguese) Timotei(Romanian) Timofei, Timofey(Russian) Timotej(Slovak) Timotej, Tim(Slovene) Timoteo(Spanish) Tim(Swedish) Tymofiy(Ukrainian)

Name Days

Greece: January 22


Sources & References

  1. Lexicon of Greek Personal Names, available from
Entry updated May 29, 2020