Open main menu

Wiktionary β

See also: Matie

Contents

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

  This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions. You can also discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.
Particularly: “Related to maatje?”

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

matie (plural maties)

  1. (Britain and Scotland) A fat herring with undeveloped roe.

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

matie (plural maties)

  1. Alternative spelling of matey

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for matie in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


TahitianEdit

EtymologyEdit

(adjective) From abbreviation of nīnamu matie.

NounEdit

matie

  1. grass

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

matie

  1. green

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit