The Etymology of Timothy It has long been observed that Timothy is a name of obscure origin… Yeah, click on that link and keep reading. Rate this:Share this:RedditTwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading... Related 3 thoughts on “The Etymology of Timothy” Add yours Huh! He can’t be serious, can he? James Reply No…that’s a journal for linguistic satire. Reply Speculative Grammarian?! How did I manage to never hear of this before?! I have the feeling that my life will never be the same. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) w Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.