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Matti (girl)

What does Matti mean?

Matti Pronunciation of Matti [mat-ti] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Matti) has its roots in Aramaic and Old German, and the meaning of the name Matti is "lady; mistress of the house; mighty in battle". Matti is an alternate form of Martha (Aramaic). Matti is also a form of Matilda (Old German).

Associated with: lady (noble), mighty (strong), battle.


Matti has 3 variants: Mata, Mattie and Matty.

24 more related forms via Martha, Matilda: Marfa, Marhta, Marit, Mart, Marta, Marte, Marth, Marthe, Marthy, Marti, Martie, Martina, Martita, Martje, Martta, Marty, Marva, Mat, Matha, Maud, Maude, Maudie, Pat and Pattie.

Creative forms:
(female) Matie, Matni, ..

(male) Matta, Matto, ..

Middle name pairings:
Matti Ruth (M.R.), ..

How popular is Matti?

Matti is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#26924 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Matti (outside Top 2000) are Marta, Martha (#791 a year ago), Marti, Martie, Martina (#1635), Marty, Marva, Mata, Matilda (#535), Mattie (#1004), Maud, Maude, Maudie, Pat and Pattie. Other forms, like Martita, are uncommon. These relations of Matti were at the peak of their popularity a century ago (usage of 2.2%) and have become significantly less common since (usage 0.1%, 97.4%), with forms such as Maude becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marta, Martha, Marti, Martie, Martina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marty, Marva, Mata, Matilda, Mattie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maud, Maude, Maudie, Pat, Pattie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marta, Martha, Matilda outside U.S.

Similar Names

Matti is pronounced similarly to Mattea, Mattia, Meta and Meyta. Other recommended names are Atti, Betti, Caiti, Cati, Etti, Kati, Kitti, Lotti, Maci, Maemi, Maggi, Magli, Mai, Mairi, Maji, Mali, Mandi, Mansi, Marci, Margi, Mari, Marji, Marni, Martia, Mathia, Matthia, Maxi, Mette, Misti, Mitzi, Mysti, Netti, Patti and Tati. These names tend to be more commonly used than Matti.

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