Name Mads Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Mads


Mads is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Mads?

Mads is a Danish short variant of Matthias, Matthäus or Matthew, which derived from the Hebrew name Mattitjahu (מַתִּתְיָהוּ).

What does the name Mads mean?

Mads means “gift of Yahweh” or “gift of God” (from Hebrew “mattath/מַתָּת” = gift + “yah/יָה” = referring to the Hebrew God).

Pronunciation of Mads

Variants of the name Mads

Mats Matts Matz

Popularity of the name Mads

The name Mads is ranked #626 overall.

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