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Matthew Name Meaning

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Matthew

   

Meaning of Matthew

Gift Of The Lord

Matthew Name Origin

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Matthew name origin
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.
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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 Williams
is a Welsh footballer who plays for National Conference side Wrexham as a defender. He has also played for Wales U21.Williams made his debut for Wales U21 against Northern Ireland U21 in February 2006 and scored the winner on his second cap against Cyprus U21 in May 2006. He went on to make 12 appearances for Wales U21, scoring two goals.
Mervin Matthew
was a member of the West Indies cricket team who took part in the Under 19 Cricket World Cup in Bangladesh in 2004. He has played first-class and List A cricket for the Windward Islands.
 
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