Matthias - boys name

Matthias name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Matthias name meaning:

The name Matthias is of Hebrew origin and has a rich biblical history. It is derived from the Hebrew name "Mattityahu" which means "gift of God" or "gift from Yahweh". In the New Testament, there is a disciple named Matthias who was chosen to replace Judas Iscariot as one of the Twelve Apostles. This biblical context adds depth and significance to the name.

People named Matthias are often described as intelligent, charismatic, and compassionate individuals. They have a natural ability to inspire and lead others. They possess a strong sense of justice and fairness, and are often driven by a desire to make a positive impact on the world. Matthias is a name associated with strength and determination, as well as a deep connection to spirituality.

Overall, the name Matthias carries a sense of purpose, divine favor, and a commitment to making a difference.

Origin: Hebrew

Gift of God.

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Overall UK ranking: 407 out of 4789

105 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Matthias

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