Matheus

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since 1880
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Origin and Meaning of Matheus

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     Hebrew
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     German
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     English
17%

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Matheus is of Hebrew origin and means "Matheus is the portuguese version of Matthew meaning "Gift of God".".
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  1. Alternative form of Mateus

Notable Persons Named Matheus

Matheus Biteco is a soccer player for the Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense and Brazil national under-20 football team. Matheus was born on August 26th, 1995 in Porto Alegre.

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Matheus Pereira is a soccer player for the Sport Club Corinthians Paulista and Brazil national under-17 football team. Matheus was born on February 25th, 1998 in São Paulo, Brazil.

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Matheus is a soccer player for the FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, Associação Olímpica de Itabaiana, F.C. Marco, S.C. Braga, S.C. Beira-Mar, and Vitória F.C. Matheus was born on January 15th, 1983 in Ribeirópolis. Matheus is also known as Matheus.

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Matheus Nachtergaele is an actor. Matheus was born on January 3rd, 1969 in São Paulo.

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Matheus Alves is a soccer player for the Gangwon FC, Fluminense FC, FC Istres, and FC Lahti. Matheus was born on May 19th, 1993.

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Matheus Vidotto is a soccer player for the Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, Brazil national under-20 football team, and Brazil national under-23 football team. Matheus was born on April 10th, 1993 in São Paulo, Brazil.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Matheus

Matheus is a soccer player for the FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, Associação Olímpica de Itabaiana, F.C. Marco, S.C. Braga, S.C. Beira-Mar, and Vitória F.C. Matheus was born on January 15th, 1983 in Ribeirópolis. Matheus is also known as Matheus.

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William Matheus is a soccer player for the Toulouse FC, Figueirense FC, Associação Botafogo Futebol Clube, Tombense Futebol Clube, Esporte Clube Democrata, Sociedade Boca Júnior Futebol Clube, Esporte Clube Bahia, CR Vasco da Gama, Goiás Esporte Clube, and Sociedade Esportiva Palmeiras. William was born on April 2nd, 1990 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. William is also known as William Matheus.

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Carlos was born on May 1st, 1984.

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Rosângela Assed Matheus is a Mayor of Campos dos Goytacazes, First Lady of Rio de Janeiro, and MayorofCampos dos Goytacazes. She was most prominent from 2003 to 2007. Rosângela was born on April 6th, 1963 in Itaperuna.

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Michael Matheus is a professor. Michael was born on March 27th, 1953.

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Jean was born in 1590. He left this life in 1672.

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How popular is the baby name Matheus in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1988 5 0 5
1990 5 0 5
1991 6 0 6
1992 5 0 5
1993 6 0 6
1994 11 0 11
1995 20 0 20
1996 15 0 15
1997 8 0 8
1998 16 0 16
1999 32 0 32
2000 49 0 49
2001 47 0 47
2002 44 0 44
2003 55 0 55
2004 73 0 73
2005 48 0 48
2006 95 0 95
2007 104 0 104
2008 81 0 81
2009 64 0 64
2010 72 0 72
2011 49 0 49
2012 48 0 48
2013 46 0 46
2014 50 0 50
2015 36 0 36
2016 47 0 47
2017 46 0 46
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Matheus

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Popularity of Matheus as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Matheus U.S.
  White 62.05% 64.26%
  African American 6.93% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.26% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 26.05% 16.26%

Of Last Name Matheus

People with the last name Matheus are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Matheus

  • How Popular is the name Matheus? Matheus is the 9,458th most popular name of all time. As a last name Matheus was the 34,185th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Matheus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,183 babies born with the first name Matheus in the United States. That's more than enough people named Matheus to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Matheus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1988 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Matheus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Matheus is Saturday, August 28th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Matheus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Matheus was in 2007 with a total of 104 babies.
  • Random Matheus Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Matheus is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Matheus: Your name in reverse order is Suehtam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Uahstme. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Matheus? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 664 people with the last name Matheus.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Matheus? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Matheus as their last name since less than 1 person in 435k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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