Dutch short form of Matthijs
"gift of God"

Thijs Origin and Meaning

The name Thijs is boy's name of Dutch origin meaning "gift of God".
Pronounced to rhyme with nice, Thijs is a popular Dutch name short for that country's form of Matthew. Matt Lauer's half-Dutch son is called Thijs.

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Famous People Named Thijs

  • Thijs van LeerDutch musician of progressive rock band Focus
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  • Thijs Maarten van ValkengoedDutch Olympic swimmer
  • Thijs Lauer (b. 2006)son of American television journalist Matt Lauer