Pronunciation: (tim'u-thē),[key] —n., —pl.-thies. a coarse grass, Phleum pratense, having cylindrical spikes, used as fodder. Also,tim'othy grass".
Pronunciation: (tim'u-thē),[key] —n. 1. a disciple and companion of the apostle Paul, to whom Paul is supposed to have addressed two Epistles.
2. either of these Epistles, I Timothy or II Timothy. Abbr.: I Tim., II Tim.
3. a male given name.