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NounEdit

Mats

  1. plural of Mat
    There are three Mats in this department.

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FaroeseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mats m

  1. A male given name.

Usage notesEdit

Patronymics

  • son of Mats: Matsson
  • daughter of Mats: Matsdóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Mats
Accusative Mats
Dative Matsi
Genitive Mats

NorwegianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short form of Mathias and related names. Cognate with Danish Mads.

Proper nounEdit

Mats

  1. A male given name.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Vernacular form of Mattias and Matteus. First recorded in Sweden in 1494 as Matz.

Proper nounEdit

Mats c (genitive Mats)

  1. A male given name.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, →ISBN
  • [1] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, →ISBN: 65 156 males with the given name Mats living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1960s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.

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