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Name Timothy

Meaning:honoring GodTools:

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About the name Timothy in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
Diminutives:Timmy
US 2012 rank:#120     ... 118:Antonio, 119:Giovanni, 120:Timothy, 121:Bryan, 122:Santiago ...     Full US 2012 list
Similarly written:Timothe, Timothé, Thimothé, Timotea, Timotej, Timoteo, Timothée     Details
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About Timotheus/Timotea, the group of names with the same origin as Timothy

Meaning/translation:honoring God
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, male:very popular in classic Greece
 known from Saint Timothy, a companion of Saint Paul on his missionary journeys (1st century AD)
Words:timao = to honor, to revere  Old Greek
 theos = God  Old Greek
Topics:New Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Tim Switzerland/German 2007,  8:Timeo France 2012,  13:Timothy USA 1960-1969,  38:Tymoteusz Warsaw 2010,  40:Timotej Slovenia 2009,  84:Timothe France 2012,  98:Timothée France 2012,  163:Timothé France 2002,  1000:Timmy USA 1990-1999
Somehow related to:Théotime
Old/original forms:Timotheos Old Greek, Timotheus Latin
Name variants:Timotea, Thimothé, Tim, Timeo, Timmy, Timotej, Timoteo, Timothe, Timothé, Timothée, Timotheus, Timothy, Tymoteusz   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesRankings
Australia/NSW2008 97,  2005 75,  2004 99,  2003 62,  2002 59,  2001 53
England+Wales decades1994 76,  1984 47,  1974 33,  1964 241954 40,  1944 77
Switzerland1997 250
USA decades2000-2009 82,  1990-1999 38,  1980-1989 26,  1970-1979 21,  1960-1969 13
USA yearly2012 120,  2011 123,  2010 115,  2009 110,  2008 108,  2007 100,  2006 94,  2005 84,  2004 79,  2003 76,  2002 70,  2001 68,  2000 58,  1999 51,  1998 49,  1997 43,  1996 40,  1995 40,  1994 39
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