First name Matthew in the world's Bibles

Meaning of the name: given; a reward. Related names are: James, Thomas, Philip . The translations of Matthew in 134 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Mateo in Spanish to マシュー in Japanese!
Name Matthew in the world's Bibles
And as Jesus passed forth from thence, he saw a man, named Matthew, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he saith unto him, Follow me. And he arose, and followed him. (MAT 9:9)
Philip, and Bartholomew; Thomas, and Matthew the publican; James the son of Alphaeus, and Lebbaeus, whose surname was Thaddaeus; (MAT 10:3)
And Andrew, and Philip, and Bartholomew, and Matthew, and Thomas, and James the son of Alphaeus, and Thaddaeus, and Simon the Canaanite, (MAR 3:18)
Matthew and Thomas, James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon called Zelotes, (LUK 6:15)
And when they were come in, they went up into an upper room, where abode both Peter, and James, and John, and Andrew, Philip, and Thomas, Bartholomew, and Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon Zelotes, and Judas the brother of James. (ACT 1:13)

Popularity of the name Matthew in its translations around the world

The map depicts the name ratio per 10.000 people in the total population. Only the exact name form in the respective country's official language Bible translations is counted!

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