What does Matias mean?
Matias [ma-tias] as a name for boys has its root in Hebrew, and Matias means "gift of God". Matias is a variant form of Matthew (Hebrew) with the suffix -ias. Matias is also a Spanish form of Matthias (German, Greek, Hebrew).
Associated with: gift.
Matias has 22 more alternative forms via Matthew, Matthias: Mads, Mat▼, Mata, Mateo▲, Mateusz, Mathe, Matheu, Mathew▼, Mathian, Mathias▲, Mathieu, Matico, Mats, Matt▼, Matteo▲, Matthaus, Matti, Mattie, Mattieu, Matty, Matvey and Matz.Creative forms:
(male) Martias, Mitias, ..
(female) Matiasma, Matiassi, .. Middle name pairings:
Matias Kennedy (M.K.), ..
How popular is Matias?
Matias is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#4476 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Matias for boys. Matias was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its peak position of #458 in the U.S. in 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Below is a charted analysis of the ranking of the boy name Matias and associated names. Mat, Mateo (#85 last year), Mateusz, Mathew (#480), Mathias (#561), Mathieu, Matt, Matteo (#191), Matthew (#15), Matthias (#555), Mattias (#1568) and Mattie are the popular varying forms of Matias (#458 last year) appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Matias were favored during 1980-1989 (average #1454) and are somewhat less conventional today (#1070, ▼55%), with versions such as Mathew becoming less trendy. The most fashionable names for newborns in this compilation are Mateo, Mathias, Matias, Matteo and Matthias.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Agathias, Aias, Amias, Artimas, Attlas, Dallas▲, Darias, Elias▲, Esaias, Ilias, Josias, Macrae, Magal, Magnes, Magnus▲, Mahican (see Mohegan), Mahir, Maier, Maik, Majid, Makar, Maks, Malak, Malcam, Malik▼, Maliq, Malkam, Mandan, Manoa, Manoah, Manual, Manus, Marcas, Marcos, Marcus, Marianos (see Mariano), Marianus, Marik, Marimo, Marino, Marinos, Marinus, Mario, Marion▼, Marius, Markos, Markus, Marlan, Mars, Marti, Martie, Martijn, Martin▼, Martino, Martinus, Masos, Mataniah, Mather, Maurids, Maurits, Maxie, Maxim▲, Maxime, Maximos, Maximus▲, Mayes, Mays, Midian, Moris, Mosiah, Obadias, Tamhas, Tobias▲, Urias and Vitas. These names tend to be more commonly used than Matias.See names in meaning and etymology.