[ma-thee-uh n, muh-] /mæˈθi ən, mə-/
of or relating to the Gospel of Matthew or the traditions contained in it.
[math-yoo] /ˈmæθ yu/ noun 1. one of the four Evangelists, a customs collector from Capernaum, summoned to be one of the 12 apostles: originally called Levi. Matt. 9:9–13. 2. the first Gospel. Abbreviation: Matt. 3. a male given name. /ˈmæθjuː/ noun (New Testament) 1. Saint Matthew, Levi, a tax collector of Capernaum called by Christ […]
- Matthew flinders
[flin-derz] /ˈflɪn dərz/ noun 1. Matthew, 1774–1814, English navigator and explorer: surveyed coast of Australia. 2. a river in NE Australia, flowing NW to the Gulf of Carpentaria. 520 miles (837 km) long.
- Matthew prior
[prahy-er] /ˈpraɪ ər/ noun 1. Matthew, 1664–1721, English poet. /ˈpraɪə/ adjective 1. (prenominal) previous; preceding 2. prior to, before; until noun 3. (statistics) a prior probability /ˈpraɪə/ noun 1. the superior of a house and community in certain religious orders 2. the deputy head of a monastery or abbey, ranking immediately below the abbot 3. […]
- Matthew of Paris
noun 1. c1200–59, English chronicler.