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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse matr (food) from Proto-Germanic *matiz. Whence also Old English mēte (Middle English mēte from which English meat came); Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐍄𐍃 (mats); Old High German maz, Swedish mat, Danish mad and Icelandic matur.

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NounEdit

matur m (genitive singular matar, uncountable)

  1. meal, food

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m12s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative matur maturin
Accusative mat matin
Dative mati matinum
Genitive matar matarins

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse matr (food) from Proto-Germanic *matiz. Whence also Old English mēte (Middle English mēte from which English meat came); Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐍄𐍃 (mats); Old High German maz, Swedish mat, Danish mad and Faroese matur.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmaːtʏr/ (
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    Rhymes: -aːtʏr

NounEdit

matur m (genitive singular matar, nominative plural matar)[1]

  1. food
    Þetta var staðgóður matur.
    This was a hearty meal.
    Hvað er í matinn?
    What's for dinner?

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matur

  1. Alternative form of matere

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin mātūrus, Italian maturo. Doublet of mator.

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AdjectiveEdit

matur m or n (feminine singular matură, masculine plural maturi, feminine and neuter plural mature)

  1. mature
  2. ripe

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