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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Boy Name: Matt

Name: Matt
Pronunciation: \m(a)-tt\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: gift of God
Origin: Hebrew
Sounds Like: Matty, Mata, Mat, Matti
Similar Names: Mart, Matz, Mats, Watt
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 329
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 9105


Matt \m(a)-tt\ as a boy's name is a variant of Matthew (Hebrew), and the meaning of Matt is "gift of God".

The baby name Matt sounds like Matty, Mata, Mat and Matti. Other similar baby names are Mart, Matz, Mats and Watt.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Matt.


Matt is a very popular first name for men (#329 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#9105 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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