[ 2 syll. mat-tea, ma-tt-ea ] The baby girl name Mattea is pronounced Maa-T-aa- †. Mattea's origin is Hebrew, and its use, English and Italian. The meaning of Mattea is 'gift of Yahweh'. It is a biblical name derived from mattath meaning 'gift, reward' ; yahweh 'name of God'. The generic name has been used in the New Testament of the Bible. Also used by the twelve apostles. Mattea is the feminine form of the English Matthew.
See also the related form, the Italian and Spanish Matteo.
Mattea is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Mattea: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"