Bikol Central edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish matriz.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /matˈɾis/, [matˈɾis]
  • Hyphenation: mat‧ris

Noun edit

matrís (Basahan spelling ᜋᜆ᜔ᜍᜒᜐ᜔)

  1. (anatomy) womb; uterus
    Synonym: tulak

Latin edit

Noun edit


  1. genitive singular of māter

References edit

  • matris in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • matris”, in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Middle English edit

Noun edit


  1. Alternative form of matrice

Swedish edit

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from French matrice, from Latin mātrīx.

Noun edit

matris c

  1. (mathematics) matrix; rectangular arrangement of terms
  2. (computing) matrix; a two-dimensional array
Declension edit
Declension of matris 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative matris matrisen matriser matriserna
Genitive matris matrisens matrisers matrisernas
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

mat +‎ ris

Noun edit

matris n

  1. (uncountable) rice, specifically intended for use in cooking, and opposed to rice intended for making porridge
Declension edit
Declension of matris 
Indefinite Definite
Nominative matris matriset
Genitive matris matrisets

Tagalog edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish matriz, from Latin mātrīx, from māter (mother).

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: mat‧ris
  • IPA(key): /matˈɾis/, [mɐtˈɾis]

Noun edit

matrís (Baybayin spelling ᜋᜆ᜔ᜇᜒᜐ᜔)

  1. (anatomy) uterus; womb
    Synonyms: bahay-bata, sinapupunan
  2. (carpentry) mold
    Synonyms: molde, moldihan, porma, hulmahan, hugisan
  3. (mathematics) matrix
    Synonym: (neologism) baskagan

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