Given Name MATĚJ

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Czech

Meaning & History

Czech form of MATTHIAS, used to refer to the apostle chosen to replace Judas Iscariot.
VARIANT: Matyáš
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Matia (Basque), Mattaniah, Matthew, Matthias, Mattithiah (Biblical), Matthaios, Matthias (Biblical Greek), Mattanyahu, Mattithyahu, Mattityahu (Biblical Hebrew), Mattheus, Matthias (Biblical Latin), Matey (Bulgarian), Mateu (Catalan), Matej, Mateo, Matija, Mate, Matko, Mato (Croatian), Mathias, Mads, Matthias (Danish), Matthias, Matthijs, Thijs, Ties (Dutch), Matthew, Mat, Mathew, Matt, Mattie, Matty (English), Matias, Matti (Finnish), Matéo, Mathéo, Mathias, Mathieu, Mathis, Matthias, Matthieu, Mathys (French), Mate (Georgian), Mathias, Mathis, Matthäus, Matthias, Mattias (German), Matthaios (Greek), Makaio (Hawaiian), Mattityahu (Hebrew), Máté, Mátyás (Hungarian), Maitiú (Irish), Matteo, Mattia (Italian), Matas, Motiejus (Lithuanian), Matej (Macedonian), Mathias, Matteus, Mats, Matthias (Norwegian), Maciej, Mateusz (Polish), Mateus, Matias (Portuguese), Matheus (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Matei (Romanian), Matfey, Matvei, Matvey, Motya (Russian), Mateja, Matija (Serbian), Matej, Matúš (Slovak), Matej, Matevž, Matija, Matjaž, Matic, Tjaž (Slovene), Mateo, Matías (Spanish), Mathias, Matteus, Mattias, Mats, Matthias (Swedish)
SAME SPELLING: Matej
Entry updated August 31, 2007