Baby name Matthew
Meaning:gift of god
Description: Matthew is a form of the Hebrew name Mattathia, which means ‘a gift from God’. The English form of the name was borne by a Christian evangelist and the author of the first gospel in the New Testament. It is also the name of several famous celebrities, includign Matthew McConaughey, Matthew Perry, Matt Leblanc and Matt(hew) Damon.
Statistics for Matthew
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Matthew' was given to 75.301 Boys, representing 1,18% of the total 6.402.657 Boys registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Matthew'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Matthew' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Matthew' varied from 1.216 to 7.443 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Matthew'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Matthew' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Matthew' varied from rank 6 to 49.