[muh-thahy-uh s] /məˈθaɪ əs/
a disciple chosen to take the place of Judas Iscariot as one of the apostles. Acts 1:23–26.
1557–1619, king of Hungary 1608–18; king of Bohemia 1611–17; emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 1612–19 (son of Maximilian II).
Also, Matthyas. a male given name, form of .
1557–1619, Holy Roman Emperor (1612–19); king of Hungary (1608–18) and Bohemia (1611–17)
(New Testament) Saint Matthias, the disciple chosen by lot to replace Judas as one of the 12 apostles (Acts 1:15–26). Feast day: May 14 or Aug 9
masc. proper name, from Late Latin Matthias, from Greek Matthaios (see Matthew).
gift of God. Acts 1:23.
- Matthias i corvinus
/kɔːˈvaɪnəs/ noun 1. ?1440–90, king of Hungary (1458–90): built up the most powerful kingdom in Central Europe. A patron of Renaissance art, he founded the Corvina library, one of the finest in Europe Hungarian name Mátyás Hollós (ˈmaːtjaːʃ ˈhɔloʃ)
- Matthias schleiden
[shlahyd-n] /ˈʃlaɪd n/ noun 1. Matthias Jakob [mah-tee-ahs yah-kawp] /mɑˈti ɑs ˈyɑ kɔp/ (Show IPA), 1804–81, German botanist.
noun a cosmetic intended to produce a matt (unshiny) complexion Examples Mac makes a great mattifier. Word Origin 1996
/ˈmætɪˌfaɪ/ verb -fies, -fying, -fied 1. (transitive) to make (the skin of the face) less oily or shiny using cosmetics verb of a facial cosmetic, to reduce the shine or oiliness of Word Origin 1997; matt + -fy