Name
MATT

Name MATT

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 24,767 births of Matt in the countries below, which represents an average of 174 births of children bearing the first name Matt per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 126 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Matt   
In Italiano Nome Matt   


Information about the first name Matt

The first name Matt is listed in our categories :The first name Matt has been assigned to:
99.90% to boys
0.10% to girls
The country where the first name Matt is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 1 vowel and 3 consonants

Matt in Japanese *

Romajimatto
Katakanaマット
Hiraganaまっと
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Matt in Japanese
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Matt in sign language

Matt in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Matt

US English
Adjective src :
  • matt (comparative more matt, superlative most matt)
  • (chiefly British spelling) alternative spelling of matte
Noun src :
  • matt (plural matts)
  • (film) Alternative spelling of matte (“background, often painted or created with computers”)
  • Alternative spelling of mat (“an alloy in coppersmithing”)
Pronunciation src :
  • Rhymes: -æt
Proper noun src :
Given name (Politicians) src :
  • Matt Bevin (born 1967), American politician
  • Matt Blunt (born 1970), American politician and former naval officer
  • Matt Cartwright (born 1961), American politician
  • Mat Erpelding (born 1975), American politician
  • Matt Gaetz (born 1982), American politician
  • Matt Gonzalez, Green Party politician
  • Matt Jones (American politician), American politician
  • Matt Lesser, American politician
  • Matt Mead (born 1962), American politician and attorney
Given name (Writers, journalists and editors) src :
  • Matt Barbet, journalist
  • Matt Bruenig (born 1988), American political commentator
  • Matt Casamassina, editor for the website IGN
  • Matt Cohen (writer), writer
  • Matt Hongoltz-Hetling, American journalist
  • Matt Jones (writer) (born 1968), British television writer and television producer
  • Matt Lauer, television journalist
  • Matt Robinson (poet) (born 1974), Canadian poet
  • Matt Walsh (political commentator) (born 1986), American right-wing political commentator and author
Middle English
Etymology (Adjective) src :
  • matt
  • Alternative form of mat (“checkmate”)
Etymology (Adjective) src :
  • matt
  • Alternative form of mat (“tired”)
General
Adjective src :
  • matt (neuter singular matt, definite singular and plural matte, comparative mattere, indefinite superlative mattest, definite superlative matteste)
  • (colour) dull, matt
  • weak, feeble, listless
  • (chess) checkmated
  • (glass) frosted
SE Swedish
Adjective src :
  • matt (comparative mattare, superlative mattast)
  • weak, listless
  • (of colours) matte
  • (chess) checkmate, in the phrase göra någon matt
Anagrams src :
  • tamt
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /mat/
Adjective (Antonyms) src :
Adjective (Related terms) src :
  • mattsvart
  • schack matt
Adjective (See also) src :
DE German
Adjective src :
  • matt (strong nominative masculine singular matter, comparative matter, superlative am mattesten)
  • dull (not shiny)
  • exhausted, weak, feeble (not lively, vigorous, energetic)
  • 1903, Fanny zu Reventlow, Ellen Olestjerne, in Franziska Gräfin zu Reventlow: Gesammelte Werke, Albert Langen, page 624:
Noun src :
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /mat/
  • Rhymes: -at
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /mat/
  • Rhymes: -at
Adjective (Descendants) src :
  • → Polish: mat
Adjective (See also) src :
  • schachmatt
  • mattsetzen
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • Schachmatt
NO Norwegian Nynorsk
Adjective src :
  • matt (neuter singular matt, definite singular and plural matte, comparative mattare, indefinite superlative mattast, definite superlative mattaste)
  • (colour) dull, matt
  • weak, feeble, listless
  • (chess) checkmated
  • (glass) frosted
NO Norwegian Bokmål
Etymology src :
 

Popularity of the name Matt

Number of MATT births per year

Total births of Matt by country

Births with the first name Matt
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
18,968
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
2,794
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
678
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
433
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
321
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
287
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
245
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
237
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
184
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
165
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
160
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
61
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
61
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
55
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
26
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
26
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
23
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
22
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
11
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
9
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
1
0

Total births of Matt by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Matt
Country
Boys
Girls
FRFrance
2022
60
0
BEBelgium
2022
16
0
QCQuebec
2022
12
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
11
0
IEIreland
2022
6
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
5
0
USUnited State of America
2022
5
0
CLChili
2021
3
0
ABAlberta
2022
2
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
2
0
DKDenmark
2022
2
0
ARArgentina
2015
0
1
ITItaly
2021
1
0

Comments on the name Matt

Personalities with the first name Matt

There are 438 personalities with the first name Matt


Matt Damon
(Matthew Paige Damon) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Writer Television producer Voice actor Film producer Television actor Film actor Manufacturer International forum participant


Matt Leblanc
(Matthew Steven Leblanc) src

United states of america
Actor Film producer Model Television actor Film actor


Matt Groening
(Matthew Abraham Groening) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Animator Author Comics artist Cartoonist Film producer


Matt Dillon
(Matthew Raymond Dillon) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Film director Television actor Film actor


Matt Smith
src

United kingdom
Actor Accountant Stage actor Television actor Film actor


Matt Busby
src

United kingdom United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Association football manager Association football player


Matthew Bomer
(Matthew Staton Bomer) src

United states of america
Actor Stage actor Film producer Television actor Film actor


Matt K. Miller
src

United states of america
Actor Singer Comedian Voice actor Film producer Television actor


Matt Frewer
src

Canada United states of america
Film actor Television writer Actor Singer Television producer Stage actor Voice actor Television actor


Matt Dallas
src

United states of america
Stage actor Model Television actor Film actor



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Matt
Full list of personalities with the first name Matt

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Matt

There are 7485 actors and actresses with the first name Matt
Matt Rupp
Matt Cinnamon
Matt Miller
Matt Richter
Matt Competello
Matt Greenwood
Matt Turner
Matt Kempner
Matt Macgregor
Matt Nicholas
Matt Walker
Matt Markham
Matt Eckholm
Matt Shipman
Matt Sutherland
Matt Kane
Matt Bennett
Matt Mcabee
Matt Weinberg
Matt Prokop
Matt Shively
Matt Pierce
Matt Angel
Matt Milne
Matt Black
Matt Jessup
Matt Dominguez
Matt Giroveanu
Matt Barriga
Matt Lapinskas

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Matt
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Matt

Rankings of first name MATT by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#385QC Quebec2022
#531CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#544IE Ireland2022
#619BE Belgium2022
#687CH Switzerland2021
#737FR France2022
#1058DK Denmark2022
#1102CL Chili2021
#1859AB Alberta2022
#3889GB United Kingdom2021
#4223US United State of America2022
#21929IT Italy2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#2131AR Argentina2015