Name
MATTHEW

Name MATTHEW

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 1,964,720 births of Matthew in the countries below, which represents an average of 13,836 births of children bearing the first name Matthew per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 8,540 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Matthew   
In Italiano Nome Matthew   
Variation : Mathew


Information about the first name Matthew

The first name Matthew has been assigned to:
99.83% to boys
0.17% to girls
The country where the first name Matthew is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 7 letters including 2 vowels and 5 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Matthew

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Matthew : Mattehw, Matthwe

Matthew in Japanese *

Romajimashuu
Katakanaマシュー
Hiraganaましゅー
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Matthew in Japanese
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Matthew in sign language

Matthew in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Matthew

US English
Etymology src :
  • From earlier Matheu, from Old French Mathieu, from Latin Matthaeus, from Ancient Greek Ματθαῖος (Matthaîos), from Hebrew מַתִּתְיָהוּ‎ (mattiṯyāhū, literally “gift of the Lord”).
Alternative forms src :
  • Mathew (rare)
  • (Gospel of Matthew): Matt., Matth. (biblical abbreviations)
Pronunciation src :
  • enPR: măthʹ-yo͞o, IPA(key): /ˈmæθjuː/
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • St. Matthews
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Matthean
  • Matthias
  • pet forms: Mat, Matt, Matty, Mattie
  • surnames: Matheson, Mathieson, Matthews
 

Popularity of the name Matthew

Number of MATTHEW births per year

Total births of Matthew by country

Births with the first name Matthew
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
1,631,233
3,281
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
97,343
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
79,713
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
66,538
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
24,356
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
16,088
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
13,262
2
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
11,893
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2022
5,477
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
5,275
26
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
4,599
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
1,345
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
1,212
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
704
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
497
2
NONorway
1945 - 2022
430
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
266
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
228
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
216
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
188
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
147
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
120
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
112
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
102
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
51
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
10
0
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
4
0

Total births of Matthew by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Matthew
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
7,013
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
472
0
ONOntario
2019
302
0
IEIreland
2022
146
0
FRFrance
2022
114
0
AUAustralia
2022
95
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
57
0
ABAlberta
2022
55
0
NZNew Zealand
2022
55
0
BEBelgium
2022
39
0
CLChili
2021
37
0
NLNetherlands
2022
34
0
QCQuebec
2022
28
0
DEGermany
2022
26
0
ITItaly
2021
21
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
14
0
SESweden
2022
7
0
ARArgentina
2015
6
0
DKDenmark
2022
6
0
PLPoland
2022
5
0
ATAustria
2021
4
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
4
0

Comments on the name Matthew

Personalities with the first name Matthew

There are 514 personalities with the first name Matthew


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


James Matthew Barrie
src

United kingdom United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Screenwriter Writer Playwright Journalist Children's writer Novelist Librettist


Matthew Mcconaughey
src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Television producer Voice actor Film producer Television actor Film actor


Sting
(Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner) src

United kingdom
Actor Composer Singer Record producer Singer-songwriter Bassist Musician Guitarist Film actor Lutenist


Weird Al Yankovic
(Alfred Matthew Yankovic) src

United states of america
Actor Comedian Singer-songwriter


Matthew Perry
(Matthew Langford Perry) src

United states of america Canada
Screenwriter Writer Film director Film producer Television actor Film actor


Matt Leblanc
(Matthew Steven Leblanc) src

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


Matthew Arnold
src

United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Writer Poet University teacher Journalist School inspector Literary critic Essayist


Matt Groening
(Matthew Abraham Groening) src

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


Channing Tatum
(Channing Matthew Tatum) src

United states of america
Television actor Film actor Actor Voice actor Film director Film producer Model Dancer



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

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Matthew

There are 7470 actors and actresses with the first name Matthew
Matthew Kendall
Matthew Stagg
Matthew Iacono
Matthew Daisher
Matthew Dell-Hak
Matthew Ciazza
Matthew Stalletti
Matthew Fifield
Matthew Ast
Matthew Glen Johnson
Matthew Becker
Matthew St Vincent
Matthew Friend
Matthew Rodriguez
Matthew Haddad
Matthew Josten
Matthew Gumley
Matthew Marek
Matthew J. Evans
Matthew Gold
Matthew Dunn
Matthew Johnson
Matthew Louis Macdonald
Matthew William Jones
Matthew Di Liello
Matthew Mort
Matthew Tardiff
Matthew Finlan
Matthew Knight
Matthew Dugan

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

Rankings of first name MATTHEW by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#30ON Ontario2019
#39US United State of America2022
#42IE Ireland2022
#58BC British Columbia2022
#68AB Alberta2022
#84NZ New Zealand2022
#117AU Australia2022
#123GB United Kingdom2021
#201QC Quebec2022
#244CL Chili2021
#284BE Belgium2022
#320CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#447FR France2022
#449NL Netherlands2022
#459IT Italy2021
#497DK Denmark2022
#509AR Argentina2015
#524PL Poland2022
#555CH Switzerland2021
#747SE Sweden2022
#882AT Austria2021
#1340DE Germany2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name MATTHEW (female) births over the last year available in each country