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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 Monahan
is a United States artist based in Los Angeles. He is represented by Anton Kern Gallery in New York, and Fons Welters in Amsterdam. Monahan studied at the Cooper Union School of Art in New York and the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.Monahan has shown his sculptures at various galleries, collections, and museums, including the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art [1], the Chinese European Art Center [2] in Xiamen, Bureau Stedelijk [3] in Amsterdam, The National Center for Art [4]in St. Petersburg, Russia, The Royal Academy [5] and the Saatchi Gallery [6] in London, and Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen [7], The Stedelijk Museum [8] and the Fries Museum [9], all in the Netherlands.
Damian Matthew
is a professional football coach and retired footballer. Matthew is currently a coach for Charlton Athletic's Under 18's side and also is employed in a part time role for Isthmian League side Maidstone United as a youth developement advisor.
 
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