matere

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin māter (mother).

Noun[edit]

matere

  1. womb
    • ante 1475: Ludus Coventriæ, XLI: “The Assumption of the Virgin”, lines 5–8
      At fourten yer sche conseyved Cryste in hire matere clere,
      And in the fiftene yer sche chyldyd, this avowe dare I;
      Here lyvyng wyth that swete sone thre and thretty yere,
      And after his deth in erthe xij. yer dede sche tary.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

matere

  1. genitive plural form of mati
  2. nominative plural form of mati
  3. accusative plural form of mati
  4. vocative plural form of mati