Diminutive of Matthew, Hebrew
"gift of God"

Mattie Origin and Meaning

The name Mattie is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "gift of God".

Mattie ranked among the Top 1000 for boys a century ago, in the heyday of the nickname-name. Today, few parents would dream of putting it on the birth certificate, preferring it as a short form for the perennially-popular Matthew. Mattie is in the Top 1000 in the U.S. for girls.

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Mattie Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Mattie

  • Mattie McDonaghIrish Gaelic footballer
  • Mattie J.T. StepanekAmerican poet and activist
  • Mattie McGrathIrish TD for Tipperary South