Matt Family History
Matt Name Meaning
English: from the Middle English personal name Mat(t)e a diminutive of Matthew . Compare Matkin Maton and Matson . German: from a short form of the personal name Matthias or Matthäus (see Matthew ). German: variant of Matte ‘meadow’. English: occupational name or nickname from Middle English mat(te) ‘mat’ perhaps for a mat-maker (compare Matter ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022