Matthew name meaning
Babynology >> Hebrew Baby Names >> Meaning of name Matthew
 

Matthew Name Meaning

Name

Matthew

   

Meaning of Matthew

Gift Of The Lord

Matthew Name Origin

Hebrew
Matthew name origin
A derivative of Latin Matthaeus and Greek Matthaios,name has its root in the Hebrew Matityah, which is derived from mattīthyāh (gift of God).
Your Opinion About Matthew Name
Cute Name
Unique Name
Popular Name
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.
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 Toynbee
is a former New Zealand first-class cricketer for Central Districts. Born in Nelson, Toynbee was a right-handed all-rounder who bowled offbreak deliveries which took 77 wickets to compliment the 1943 runs he made at 24.59 in 56 first-class matches between
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.
 
Names with Embarrassing Contractions, Abbreviations & Initials
Meet Mrs. And Mr. Davidson. When their baby daughter was born, they decided to call her Mary. Mary is a lovely classic name - not overused and certainly in no way out of fashion. The middle name had to be Ann after Mary's grandmother. That was a promise. Now what did the initials spell? More..
 

Hebrew Boy Names

Easy Pronunciation for Easy Retention
For many years now, there has been a trend among parents to make up a name to further enhance their baby's unique identity. This is not an unwise idea. Many of the names used today were made up hundreds of years ago and did not necessarily have a specific meaning. The only problem ....More..
 
List of Hebrew baby names, Hebrew baby boy names (male), girl names (female) & Hebrew names meanings has been compiled from various resources. Please use this list of Hebrew baby names only for reference/idea to name your kid/child. Database of baby names has been compiled from various references and suggestions provided by our web site visitors and resources partners.
Meaning of Matthew in Hebrew origin/culture for Boy name with history and fame details.