Matthew is a Hebrew name that is derived from Mattityahu. This biblical name is generally understood to mean "gift of God." In the New Testament, Matthew was one of the 12 apostles of Jesus. Matthew has been a perennial favorite of parents for decades and the name is currently in the top 15 names for baby boys in the United States.
Similar Names: Matt
Famous Matthew Names: Matthew McConaughey (actor), Matthew Perry (actor)