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Matthew meaning

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Gender :
Masculine
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Pronounciation
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/MATH-yoo/
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Popular In :
Northern Ireland, US, Canada, Scotland, Australia
Information about the
Name of Matthew :
"Matthew" is a favorite name across different English-speaking countries. It's so popular that there are songs written on it including those by John Denver, Cat Stevens, and The Monkees.
Famous People with
Name Matthew :
Matthew Broderick is an American singer and actor who is best known for playing the adult voice of Simba in the Disney trilogy movie "The Lion King". Matthew McConaughey is an American actor who played in the comedy movie "Dazed and Confused". Matthew Perry is a Canadian-American actor famous for playing the role of "Chandler Bing" on the popular TV sitcom Friends.
Variant Baby Names of Matthew:

Madteo, Madteos, Madtheos, Mat, Mata, Mateo, Mateus, Mateusz, Mathé, Matheu, Mathew, Math, Matt, Matty, Mat, Madteo, Madteos, Madtheos, Mat, Mata, Mateo, Mateus, Mateusz, Mathe, Matheu, Mathew, Math, Mateo,  Mathew, Mathias,  Mathieu,  Matt,  Matthias,  Matias, Matteo, Matheus,  Mathis,  Mads

Matia (Basque), Matey (Bulgarian), Mateo (Spanish)

Rhyming Names of Matthew: 
Names Similar to Matthew :
Matthew with popular Hebrew Surnames:

Matthew Peres,   Matthew Ridder,   Matthew Scharf

Popularity Rank :

Matthew name was top ranked at 204 position in American during year 1930 and most recently ranked at 15 position in American during year 2015

     

Name Matthew has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 16 position. 1566027 numbers of people were named Matthew so far in last 100 years. (SSA)

More about :

The masculine name Matthew is the English version of Matthaios that is the Greek version of the Hebrew name Mattityahu that means “gift of Yahweh”. One of the twelve apostles has the name Matthew, who was a tax collector and an author of the first gospel that is found in the New Testament.


The name has been used as an English name since the Middle Ages. There have been many notable people with the name, like Matthew Perry the American naval officer who navigated a delegation to Japan.

Matthew Numerology :
Personality No. 3. People with name Matthew are jovial & love to talk. They also love children & pets. They are creative & try to do too many things. They must express themselves. They are very social & great uplifters. Person with Matthew having 3 as Personality number are ambitious & philosophical. They are versatile & have an optimistic attitude. They are zealous & conscientious. More Numerology

More About Hebrew Name : Matthew

  • 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.

Name Analysis of Matthew

Character Analysis of Matthew : Persons with the name Matthew, have a great deal of self-confidence and are therefore likely to achieve success. They are generally work-oriented Persons who have a plan for everything they do. They are disciplined and have a high standard of honesty, are dependable, serious-minded individuals who need to be practical about all that they do.

Love Life of Matthew : Persons are voracious regarding intimate impulses & want to try everything and love freedom in all respects.

Name Letter Analysis of Matthew

M : Persons are a workaholic! A high-energy workhorse, Persons don't need much sleep and are very healthy

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

T : Persons like life in the fast lane

T : Persons like life in the fast lane

H : Persons are a visionary, but they also tend to make a lot of money and lose it fast

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

W : Persons think from the gut and have a great sense of purpose

Famous Name Matthew

  • Matthew Muhammad

    is a former boxer who was the world's light heavyweight champion. Saad Muhammad's mother died when he was 5 years old, and he and his elder brother were sent to live with an aunt. As the aunt couldn't afford to look after both of them she instructed Saad

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  • Christopher Matthew

    is a former Australian cricketer, who played for the Australian cricket team, the Western Warriors, Lancashire County Cricket Club, and the Tasmanian Tigers. Chris Matthews was an excellent left arm fast bowler, who generated lively pace, and performed well in the test arena, but was overshadowed by the emergence of young Queensland firebrand, Craig McDermott, and never had the opportunity to show his true talent. Matthews signed for Lancashire County Cricket Club in 1988, but only managed three matches for them. He returned to Western Australia, but failed to hold down a regular spot, and so moved to the Tasmanian Tiger's in 1990, where he became highly successful, taking 119 wickets for them before retiring at the end of the 1994-95 season.

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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

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  • What does the name Matthew mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning Gift Of God in Hebrew. Matthew also named in American, Australian, British, Chinese, Czechoslovakian for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name Matthew. What does the name Matthew mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Matthew. History of name and famous personality with Matthew will help to update our database and other website users.

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