What does Mattias mean?
Mattias /mat-tias/ as a boys' name. Mattias' name origin is Hebrew, and the name Mattias means "gift of God". Mattias is an alternate spelling of Matthew (Hebrew) with the suffix -ias. Mattias is also a variation of Matthias (German, Greek, Hebrew).
(male) Mantias, Mortias, ..
(female) Matise, Matsa, ..
How popular is Mattias?
Mattias is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#75938 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name history of Mattias for boys. Mattias entered the list in 2007 and reached its peak position of #1744 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Mattias (#1744 via latest list) are Mathias (#582 via latest list), Mathieu, Matias (#503), Matt, Matteo (#375), Matthew (#16), Matthias (#580) and Mattie. Other variants, like Mattaus, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Mattias was at its most widespread 3 decades ago (average #1449) and is now significantly lower (#1088, ▼68%), with versions such as Matt becoming less in vogue. Matthew has been the most recognizable form, although Matias appears to be gaining favor too.
Recommended names are Agathias, Attlas, Darias, Marcas, Marius, Markiss, Marti, Martie, Martijn, Martin▼, Martino, Martinos, Martinus, Mataniah, Mattania, Mattaniah, Matther, Maurids and Maurits. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mattias.