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


Matthijs is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the 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 does the name Matthijs mean?

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

Pronunciation of Matthijs

Variants of the name Matthijs

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Popularity of the name Matthijs

The name Matthijs is ranked #137 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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