Timon \t(i)-mon\ as a boy's name is pronounced tee-MOHN. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Timon is "respect". Biblical: a man noted for his wisdom in the first Christian congregation. Shakespeare used the name in his play "Timon of Athens" for a misanthropic Greek of the fourth century, BC. Also the name of the meerkat Timon from Disney's movie "The Lion King".
For more information, see also the related name Timothy.