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מתן

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root נ־ת־ן (n-t-n).

NounEdit

מַתָּן (matánm

  1. A gift, a giving.

Usage notesEdit

  • The more common form is מַתָּנָה (mataná), from the same root. The form מַתָּן (matán) is nowadays mostly archaic, except in fixed expressions such as מַתַּן תּוֹרָה (matán torá, the giving of Torah).

Proper nounEdit

מַתָּן (matánm

  1. A male given name.