EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

German surname, pet forms of Mattheus and Matthias; see Matthew.

Proper nounEdit

Matz (plural Matzes)

  1. A surname.

StatisticsEdit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Matz is the 6587th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 5143 individuals. Matz is most common among White (93.37%) individuals.

Further readingEdit


GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Matz m (proper noun, strong, genitive Matz')

  1. a diminutive of the male given name Matthias

NounEdit

Matz m (strong, genitive Matzes, plural Matze or Mätze)

  1. (colloquial) boy
  2. (colloquial) pig

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Matz” in Duden online

Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German März.

NounEdit

Matz m

  1. March (month)

Related termsEdit

Calendar months: Yanuaar/Yenner, Febrewaar/Hanning, Matz, Aprill, Moi, Yuni, Yuli/Tschulei, Aaguscht, Sepdember, Oktower, Nowember, Dezember/Grischtmunet