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Matthew Name Meaning

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Meaning of Matthew

Gift Of The Lord

Matthew Name Origin

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Matthew name origin
It means Bear in Irish.
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Biblical: St. Matthew is the patron saint of tax collectors and customs, who wrote the first Gospel account of the life of Jesus.

Matthew is the English form of the Hebrew name Mattityahu meaning gift of God, through the Greek Matthaios. Matthew is an anglicisation of the Irishname Mathúin, meaning bear. It was first named to Saint Matthew. A derivative of Latin Matthaeus and Greek Matthaios,name has its root in the Hebrew Matityah, which is derived from mattīthyāh (gift of God). It means Bear in Irish.
Matthew Name also appears in following Origin(s): English, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Biblical
Matthew also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Chinese, Czechoslovakian
Famous Name Matthew
Matthew Walshe
was an English cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and right-arm medium-fast bowler who played for Hertfordshire. Walshe, who played in the Second XI Championship for Leicestershire, Somerset, and Essex, made a single list A appearance for Hertfordsh
Alexander Matthew
was a Scottish-born insurance company manager and political figure in British Columbia. He represented Vancouver Centre from 1953 to 1966 as a Social Credit member.
 
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