What does Matti mean?
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).
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)
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.See names in meaning and etymology.