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Matthias

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1k Mathis (French)
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< 1k Matteus (American)
< 1k Mateja (Slavic)

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 5 0 5
1882 5 0 5
1883 5 0 5
1885 8 0 8
1890 5 0 5
1895 5 0 5
1899 5 0 5
1910 8 0 8
1912 12 0 12
1913 9 0 9
1914 19 0 19
1915 17 0 17
1916 18 0 18
1917 25 0 25
1918 20 0 20
1919 14 0 14
1920 14 0 14
1921 10 0 10
1922 15 0 15
1923 18 0 18
1924 12 0 12
1925 8 0 8
1926 10 0 10
1927 14 0 14
1928 7 0 7
1929 9 0 9
1930 8 0 8
1931 6 0 6
1933 11 0 11
1934 5 0 5
1935 6 0 6
1937 11 0 11
1938 11 0 11
1939 6 0 6
1940 7 0 7
1941 8 0 8
1942 9 0 9
1943 9 0 9
1944 9 0 9
1945 8 0 8
1946 7 0 7
1948 7 0 7
1949 6 0 6
1950 5 0 5
1951 7 0 7
1952 5 0 5
1953 6 0 6
1954 7 0 7
1955 7 0 7
1956 15 0 15
1957 10 0 10
1958 7 0 7
1959 9 0 9
1960 11 0 11
1961 23 0 23
1962 17 0 17
1963 18 0 18
1964 19 0 19
1965 16 0 16
1966 20 0 20
1967 19 0 19
1968 19 0 19
1969 16 0 16
1970 16 0 16
1971 24 0 24
1972 18 0 18
1973 20 0 20
1974 32 0 32
1975 24 0 24
1976 31 0 31
1977 25 0 25
1978 32 0 32
1979 33 0 33
1980 52 0 52
1981 50 0 50
1982 42 0 42
1983 43 0 43
1984 39 0 39
1985 47 0 47
1986 62 0 62
1987 58 0 58
1988 63 0 63
1989 66 0 66
1990 68 0 68
1991 69 0 69
1992 83 0 83
1993 72 0 72
1994 78 0 78
1995 89 0 89
1996 81 0 81
1997 83 0 83
1998 104 0 104
1999 97 0 97
2000 110 0 110
2001 120 0 120
2002 130 0 130
2003 160 0 160
2004 222 0 222
2005 205 0 205
2006 254 0 254
2007 262 0 262
2008 290 0 290
2009 298 0 298
2010 261 0 261
2011 291 0 291
2012 347 0 347
2013 415 0 415
2014 480 0 480
2015 513 0 513

Want to know about the popularity of the Matthias baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,646 babies born with the name Matthias in the United States. That's more than enough Matthias to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Matthias" was in 2015 with a total of 513 babies.

According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Matthias" is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 14 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of only 291 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Matthias" mean? The list below shows the origins of Matthias as well as things modernly associated with the name Matthias such as celebrities named Matthias.

Origin and Meaning of Matthias

The name "Matthias" is of Greek origin, and it means "Gift of God". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Paul van Dyk

Paul van Dyk is a musician, record producer, and dj specializing in trance, techno, and electronic music music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1991 to present. Paul was born in 1971 as Matthias Paul in Eisenhuttenstadt, Germany.

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Matthias Sammer

Matthias Sammer is a football biography. Matthias was born in 1967 in Dresden, East Germany.

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Matthias Hues

Matthias Hues is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Matthias was born in 1959 in Waltrop, Germany.

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Alternative Meanings

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

T is for talent, hidden or not.

T is for tender, loving nature.

H is for hand, that you always give.

I is for ideals, no higher!

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

S is for special, you are, you know!

Your name in reverse order is "Saihttam". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tamhstai". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Matthias born Mar 2, 1954

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 775. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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