Day of Saint Matthew, September 21. Names for children
Matthew is a name for a child of Hebrew origin that means 'gift of God', a variation of Matthias that may be the perfect choice for your child. Although it is not one of the most frequent names, in recent times it is gaining popularity because of that original and totally updated touch that it bring
Matthew is a name for a child of Hebrew origin that means 'gift of God', a variation of Matthias that may be the perfect choice for your child.
Although it is not one of the most frequent names, in recent times it is gaining popularity because of that original and totally updated touch that it brings. He celebrates his name day on September 21, which is the day of Saint Matthew.
Curiosities about the name Matthew
Because of the meaning of his name, Matthew has a charismatic personality that mixes enigma and clarity. His triumph in social relations is based on his ability to generate mystery and at the same time be close and accessible. In addition, Mateo has a great sense of responsibility and is a hard-working and competent person.
The name Matthew is used throughout the world with different variants thanks to the biblical tradition for being one of the twelve apostles. We know its variants in English Matthew, and in French Mathieu, as well as the diminutives Matt or Matty. All varieties of a name that contains all the weight of tradition and the originality of names that have not been widely used.
It is curious that the name of your child is found in many of the most attractive actors of Holliwood, such as the star of the series 'Friends', Matthew Peery, the 'Thief in white glove' Matt Comer, the actor but also screenwriter Matt Damon or actor and producer Matthew McConaughey.
To know the origin and meaning of other names that celebrate their saint in the month of September, consult our calendar of names of saints in September. You will find all the curiosities related to the name and date of your name day.
And also, we have the most complete guide of names for babies of boys and girls. Here you will find all the names for babies arranged alphabetically to know their origin and meaning.