Timotheus Name Meaning & Origin

Timotheus

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Origin of the name Timothy:

Derived from the Greek timē (honor, respect) and theos (God): hence, "honoring God." The name is borne in the Bible by a young disciple and companion of Paul, to whom Paul addressed two epistles.

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Tim, Timmi, Timo

Meanings and history of the name Timotheus

Originally from Greek, it means "honouring God", "in God's honour", or "honored by God".
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