Timotheus

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Usage

Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish
Greenland Greenlandic

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Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of the Greek name Τιμοθεος (Timótheos)

First element (Τιμο-):

Greek τιμαω (timáo) = 'honour'

Last element (-θεος):

Greek θεος (theos) = 'god'

[1] [2] [3]

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See also Tim, Timo, Timofei, Timotei, Timutîuse

Name Day

Denmark Denmark

24 January

Further Information

Bible

Timotheus was a first-century Christian bishop mentioned in the New Testament. He died around the year 97 AD. He was the son of Eunike and he used to travel with his mentor, Saint Paulus.

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[4]
15 36 0 0 15 36
Greenland Greenland[5]
7 27
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
5
n.a.
0
n.a.
5
n.a.
Denmark Denmark[7]
4
n.a.
0
n.a.
4
n.a.
Finland Finland[8]
n.a.
5 0 0
n.a.
5
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Timotheus.


References

  1. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  3. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/
  6. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi