Ματθαῖος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

A shortened form of Ματταθίας from the Hebrew מַתִּתְיָהוּ (mattiṯyāhū).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ματθαῖος (Matthaîos) (genitive Ματθαίου) m, second declension

  1. Matthew

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Usage notes[edit]

The variant Μαθθαῖος (Maththaîos) is found on earlier manuscripts and is generally considered to more likely be the authentic version.

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