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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Matvey

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Alt. Meaning

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for adorable, how precious

T is for talent, hidden or not.

V is for value, the value you place on friendship.

E is for expert, in your chosen career

Y is for young, the years never show!

Notable Persons Named Matvey

Matvey was born on January 7th, 1983 in Orotukan, Magadan Oblast, Russia.


Matvey was born in 1738 in Moscow. He left this life on November 7th, 1812.


Matvey was born in 1858 in Velikoluksky District. He passed away in 1942.


Matvey Mamykin is an athlete for the Itera–Katusha. Matvey was born on October 31st, 1994 in Moscow.


Matvey was born in 1891. He breathed his last breath in 1966.



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Popularity of Matvey as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Matvey U.S.
  White 96.30% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Matvey

People with the last name Matvey are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Matvey

  • How Popular is the name Matvey? Matvey is the 27,848th most popular name of all time. As a last name Matvey was the 126,765th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Matvey have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 186 babies born with the first name Matvey in the United States. That's more than enough people named Matvey to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Matvey? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2003 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Matvey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Matvey is Friday, October 13th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Matvey born? The highest recorded use of the first name Matvey was in 2013 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Matvey Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Matvey is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Matvey: Your name in reverse order is Yevtam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yemavt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Matvey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 135 people with the last name Matvey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Matvey? Matvey is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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