Mathew

Mathew - A very unique male name



  Feb 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Mathew appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #379. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Mathew and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Mathew? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Mathew. The baby boy name Mathew was given to 606 baby boys in 2012, ranking #430 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,708 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Mathew peaked in popularity 35 years ago in 1984 on position 139.



Famous with this name

Joy Mathew
Karthika Mathew
Suvarna Mathew


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Mathew is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Mathew is currently topping the baby name charts in Nevada at position #271 - and is the least popular in Illinois at position #850.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Mathew is where you live.


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Mathew origin and meaning

Mathew is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Mathew, pop culture references for the name Mathew and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Mathew

We've found the following names that sound similar to Mathew, sorted by popularity.

Matthew / Mateo / Matt / Monte / Monty / Mohamed / Mohammad / Mohammed / Muhammad / Matteo /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012430
2011413
2010403
2009380
2008370
2007348
2006317
2005300
2004292
2003278
2002274
2001259
2000251
1999227
1998221
1997214
1996204
1995192
1994187
1993187
1992173
1991161
1990145
1989140
1988141
1987140
1986141
1985148
1984139
1983144
1982159
1981165
1980183
1979190
1978180
1977188
1976191
1975198
1974204
1973214
1972238
1971246
1970267
1969300
1968302
1967304
1966348
1965368
1964382
1963403
1962451
1961430
1960440
1959431
1958434
1957510
1956511
1955579
1954583
1953617
1952631
1951681
1950847
1949672
1948863
1947782
19461317
1945703
1944845
1943735
1942783
1941860
1940735
1939962
1938957
19371091
1936916
1935690
1934652
1933652
1932687
1931652
1930604
1929537
1928501
1927504
1926488
1925516
1924476
1923467
1922437
1921476
1920438
1919369
1918405
1917396
1916392
1915387
1914421
1913385
1912352
1910379

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Nevada271
California274
New York303
New Jersey305
Maryland329
Florida333
New Mexico348
Texas391
Washington394
Connecticut436
Minnesota448
Oklahoma454
Missouri455
Georgia471
Oregon478
Arizona486
Virginia506
Ohio512
Utah548
Indiana604
Kentucky611
Tennessee680
South Carolina681
Michigan685
Colorado755
North Carolina765
Pennsylvania765
Illinois850

Even more about Mathew


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Mathew a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Mathew?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1984
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Mathew
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 2,708
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +606

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