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Matty (girl)

What does Matty mean?

Matty Pronunciation of Matty [mat-ty] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Matty) is of Old German origin, and Matty means "mighty in battle". Matty is a version of Matilda (Old German).

Associated with: mighty (strong), battle.


Matty has 2 variants: Matti and Mattie.

3 more relations via Matilda: Mat, Maud and Maude.

Creative forms:
(female) Matly, Mity, ..

(male) Mate, Mattye, ..

Middle name pairings:
Matty Annelise (M.A.), ..

How popular is Matty?

Matty is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#25926 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Matilda (#535 in recent rankings), Mattie (#1004), Maude and Maud are the popular varying forms of Matty (not ranked). Usage of these relations of Matty was at its highest a century ago (median #60) and has become much less since (#1384, 97.2%), with versions like Mattie becoming somewhat dated. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Matilda, Mattie, Maud, Maude in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Matilda outside U.S.

Similar Names

Matty is pronounced similarly to Mata, Mattea, Mattia, Meta and Meyta. Other suggested similar names are Betty, Caity, Caty, Dotty, Etty, Hatty, Hetty, Hitty, Kaity, Katy, Kitty, Letty, Lotty, Macey, Macy, Maddy, Mady, Maery, Maggy, Maguy, Maicy, Maisy, Mally, Mandy, Marcy, Margy, Marjy, Mart, Marta, Marte, Marth, Marthy, Marti, Martta, Marty, Mary, Matha, Maxy, May, Mazey, Mette, Minty, Misty, Mitzy, Natty, Netty, Patty and Tetty. These names tend to be more frequently used than Matty.

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