What does Matthieu mean?
Associated with: gift.
(male) Marthieu, Matta, ..
(female) Matay, Matne, ..
How popular is Matthieu?
Matthieu is an unusual first name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#75938 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Matthieu (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Mathew (#480 last year), Mathias (#561), Mathieu, Matteo (#191), Matthew (#15), Matthias (#555), Mattias (#1568) and Mattie. Other forms, like Matti, are uncommon. These forms of Matthieu were favored 35 years ago (average #1339) and have become significantly less widespread since (#921, ▼66%), with forms like Matthew becoming less in vogue. Mathias, Matteo and Matthias are three of the more contemporarily stylish baby names here. Shown below is a study of the history of Matthieu and affiliated names. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Recommended names are Gauthier, Macghee (see Magee), Machen, Machin, Mackie, Macniel, Madteo, Madtheos, Mahir, Maier, Maither, Malachie, Malakie, Malchior, Malkiel, Manfried, Mannie, Manten (see Manton), Martel, Marten, Marti, Martie, Martijn, Martin▼, Martinien (see Martin), Martino, Martinus, Massie, Mataniah, Mateo▲, Mateus, Mather, Matias▲, Matico, Matt▼, Mattania, Mattaniah, Mattaus, Matther, Matty, Matvey, Maurie, Maxie, Mayhew, Michiel, Miltie, Mitchel▼, Mitchill, Montie, Murphie and Xathieur. These names tend to be more frequently used than Matthieu.See names in meaning and etymology.