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Mat·thew

 (măth′yo͞o)
n.
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[Late Latin Matthaeus, from Greek Matthaios, from Hebrew Mattayyāh, gift of Yahweh : mattān, gift (from nātan, to give; see ntn in Semitic roots) + yāh, Yahweh; see hwy in Semitic roots.]

Matthew

, Saint fl. first century ad.
One of the 12 Apostles and the traditionally accepted author of the first Gospel of the New Testament.
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Matthew

(ˈmæθjuː)
n
1. (Bible) Saint Matthew Levi a tax collector of Capernaum called by Christ to be one of the 12 apostles (Matthew 9:9–13; 10:3). Feast day: Sept 21 or Nov 16
2. (Bible) the first Gospel, traditionally ascribed to him
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Mat•thew

(ˈmæθ yu)

n.
1. one of the four Evangelists; one of the 12 apostles.
2. the first Gospel.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Matthew - (New Testament) disciple of JesusMatthew - (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally considered to be the author of the first Gospel
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
2.Matthew - one of the Gospels in the New TestamentMatthew - one of the Gospels in the New Testament; includes the Sermon on the Mount
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
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Translations
Matej
MadsMathiasMatthæus
MatthiasMatthäus
MateoMatias
MatiasMatteusMatti
MatejMatija
MátéMátyás
Matthías
Matthaeus
Matteüs
MathiasMatteus
MaciejMateusz
Mateus
Matej
Matej
MatteusMattias

Matthew

[ˈmæθjuː] NMateo
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Matthew

nMatthias m; (Bibl) → Matthäus m
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Then, he left with the meat of the lamb and the woman and her daughters wept at their loss (The Daily Study Bible: The Gospel of Matthew, St. Andrew Press, 1975).