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


Mats is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Mats?

Mats is a Nordic short form of Matthias, Matthäus or Matthew and is therefore of Hebrew origin.

What does the name Mats mean?

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

Pronunciation of Mats

Variants of the name Mats

Mads Matts Matz

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Popularity of the name Mats

The name Mats is ranked #119 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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