מתן

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root נ־ת־ן (n-t-n).

NounEdit

מתן (matánf

  1. A gift, a giving.

Usage notesEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

מתן (matán)

  1. A male given name.
Last modified on 25 May 2013, at 19:23