Italian form of the Hebrew name "Matthew" meaning "gift of God"
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Matteo is the Italian form of the given name Matthew. Another form is Mattia. The Hebrew meaning of Matteo is 'gift of God.' Matteo can also be used as a patronymic surname, often in the forms of de Matteo, De Matteo or DeMatteo, meaning "[descendant] of Matteo".