matrone

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin matrona, from māter, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr (mother).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /matroːnə/, [maˈtˢʁ̥oːnə]

Noun[edit]

matrone c (singular definite matronen, plural indefinite matroner)

  1. a hefty woman

Inflection[edit]


French[edit]

Noun[edit]

matrone f (plural matrones)

  1. matron
  2. matriarch

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

matrone f

  1. plural form of matrona

Anagrams[edit]


Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

matrone f (oblique plural matrones, nominative singular matrone, nominative plural matrones)

  1. senior, respectable woman

Descendants[edit]