The boy's name Matthew originates from Hebrew, and its meaning is "gift of the Lord." Since 1975, "Matthew" has remained in the top 100 list of most popular names chosen for newborn babies in the United States (Wikipedia). Variant forms of the name include Mathew, Matt and Mats. Famous people who share this name include Hollywood actors Matthew McConaughey ("Contact") and Matt Damon.
   
    Grace is of Latin origin, and its meaning is "blessing." In Greek mythology, the Three Graces were goddesses of nature: Aglaia (brilliance), Thalia (flowering), and Euphrosyne(joy). Variants of this name include Gracie, Graciela and Grayce. Celebrities with this name include the late Princess of Monaco Grace Kelly and Korean golfer Grace Park.


mythology n.神話
brilliance n. 亮光;光輝;光彩
flower n.花   vt.開花
flowering 繁榮
late adv. 遲;慢, 從前
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