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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 Collins
is a Welsh professional footballer currently playing for Swansea City. He has represented Wales at Under-17 and Under-19 level, and plays as a midfielder.Collins started his career at Swindon Town but Fulham scouts were impressed by him and he signed for the club in the summer of 2001 for £100,000. He did not break into the first team at Fulham and signed for Swansea City on a free transfer in May 2007 on a two year deal.
Wayne Matthew
is a former Australian politician. He was a member of the Liberal Party of Australia in the South Australian House of Assembly from 1989 to 2006 inclusive, representing the electorate of Bright.
 
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