Gender: Male Origin of Mathew: Spelling variation of Matthew Mathew's Popularity in 2018: #577

Mathew Origin and Meaning

The name Mathew is a boy's name .

There was a time in the early twentieth century when Matthew and Mathew were closer together in terms of popularity; today, Matthew is America's clear preference.

Another drawback to Mathew: Without the second T, it looks more like everyone's least-favorite subject in high school.

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Rank in US: #577

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Unz_189 Says:


Although I usually say I hate variations of names this one isn’t so bad,but in my opinion it looks incomplete.Even If you want to be creative I suggest not,if you separate the “math” and “ew” you get math ew.

juliabrowneyes Says:


I knew a Mathew in grade school, and I remember a couple teachers joking about how he must really hate math class since his name was made up of "math" and "ew."