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Gender: Boy Meaning: Gift of God Origin: Hebrew Pronunciation: MATH yoo Related Names: Mathew

Matthew: Popularity

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47th most popular boys name in the UK

1,518 recorded births
in 2012

User rating:  Star: on Star: on Star: on Star: on Star: off ( 3.75 from 491 votes )

Additional information about the name Matthew:

English form of the name of the Christian evangelist, author of the first gospel in the New Testament. A form of the Hebrew name Mattathia, which means 'a gift from God', Matthew is a name borne by numerous well-known actors. To name but a few; Matthew McConaughey, Matthew Perry, Matt Leblanc and Matt Damon.

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