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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Matt
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Matt in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Matt:
Records indicate that 21,764 boys in the United States have been named Matt since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1959, when 972 people in the U.S. were given the name Matt. Those people are now 61 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Matt
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2 Positive Comments
"Ilove the name Matt, my baby boy has this name!! Ilike the fact that this name cant be shortened!!" Mar. 22, 2007:
"i think its hot name for a guy to have - it could be short for matthew and you can joke around and call them matty!" Dec. 14, 2006:
1 Neutral Comment
"my boyfriend's name is matt! i love him! its a cool name, but it's flirty to call him Matthew too!" Oct. 17, 2007:
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