Matisse
Origin/Usage
French, Hebrew
Pronunciation
mə-TEES
Meaning
God's present
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Mattise is a French variant of Matthew. Matthew originates in Hebrew language and means "God's present". Saint Matthew was one of the twelve disciples of Christ and the author of the Gospel of Matthew. As a masculine given name Matthew has been popular over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world. It functions as a surname as well.

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