Matias - boys name

Matias name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 90%

Matias name meaning:

The name Matias is of Hebrew origin, derived from the name Mattityahu, which translates to "gift of Yahweh" or "gift of God." This name is a variant of Matthias and Matthew, carrying a deeply religious significance across various cultures. It reflects a sense of bestowed grace or favor from a divine source, symbolizing the cherished nature of a child perceived as a gift from the divine.

In various cultures, Matias is a popular name with variations in spelling and pronunciation, yet the core meaning remains the same, emphasizing the universal theme of gratitude and divine blessing. It embodies a sense of spiritual depth and connection, making it a meaningful choice for parents who want their child's name to reflect a sense of divine providence and hope. Over time, Matias has maintained its popularity due to its profound meaning, solidifying its place across generations as a timeless name.

Origin: Spanish

Gift of God.

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Overall UK ranking: 501 out of 4789

79 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Matias

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