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


Matthijs is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Matthijs

Matthijs is a Dutch variant of Matthias. Matthias derived from the Greek name Matthaĩos (Μαθθαῖος), which derived from the Hebrew name Mattityahu (מַתִּתְיָהוּ).

What is the meaning of the name Matthijs?

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

Pronunciation of Matthijs

Variants of the name Matthijs

Mathies Mathijs Mathis Mathys Maties Matis Matiss Matiz Matthis Matthiys Mattiz Mattys Matys

Popularity of the name Matthijs

The name Matthijs is ranked #139 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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