Name Matthew – origin and meaning

Matthew is a male name.

Origin of Matthew

Matthew derived from the Greek name Matthaios/Mattatias, which derived from the Hebrew name Mattityahu.

Meaning of Matthew

Matthew means “gift of Yahweh” (from Hebrew “mattath” = gift + “jahwe” = Hebrew name of God).

Pronunciation of Matthew

Alternate spelling of Matthew

Mathew Mattew

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