Matthew Name Meaning

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Matthew Name Meaning



Meaning of Matthew
Gift Of The Lord
Matthew Name Origin
Variant Baby Names of matthew:

Madteo, Madteos, Madtheos, Mat, Mata, Mateo, Mateus, Mateusz, Mathé, Matheu, Mathew, MathMatt, Matty, Mat Madteo, Madteos

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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.

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Foetus responds

Absolutely, everyone knows that the foetus present inside the womb of the mother can hear. But something which you did not know is that foetus responds to sound properly i.e. in a similar manner as they respond to any kind of internal stimulation.

Faster breathing rate

Yes, the breathing rate of the new born baby is faster than that of an adult. The new born babies breathe for about 40 times per minute. This is around 2 times faster rate than that of an adult.

Higher ratio of birth mark

The ratio of birth mark among babies is very high i.e. one baby born out of every 3 babies have a birth mark present on their body. Baby girls have more probability of birth marks than baby boys.

No salt tasting power

New born babies don’t feel food is very salty or without salt. Kidneys of a new born baby start developing properly at the age of 4 months. Since the kidneys are able to process sodium, hence you know!

Loving female voice

Yes, this is a true and a known fact that babies love the sound and voice of a female and prefer the same over the voice of the male. This might be the reason why babies are more close to their age during infancy.

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

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Famous Name Matthew

  • Matthew Rose

    is an Olympic and former National Record holding swimmer from Canada. He swam for Canada at the 2004 Olympics.He swam collegiately at the USA's Texas A&M University, and was named the Big 12's Swimmer of the Year at the 2003 Conference meet.


  • 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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