متن

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root م ت ن(m-t-n).

Verb[edit]

مَتُنَ (matuna) I, non-past يَمْتُنُ‎‎ (yamtunu)

  1. to be firm, to be solid, to be sturdy
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Verb[edit]

مَتَنَ (matana) I, non-past يَمْتُنُ‎‎ (yamtunu) (obsolete)

  1. to hit hard, to strike strongly
  2. to hit on the back
Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

مَتَّنَ (mattana) II, non-past يُمَتِّنُ‎‎ (yumattinu)

  1. to strengthen, to solidify, to make sturdier, to render stout
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Noun[edit]

مَتْن (matnm (plural مُتُون(mutūn) or مِتَان(mitān))

  1. back, ridge, or specifically the erector spinae muscle
  2. the core part of something
    1. body, text without notes
    2. text
    3. operative part
    4. parenchyma
  3. surface
  4. board, deck (such as of a ship)
  5. verbal noun of مَتَنَ (matana) (form I)
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Adjective[edit]

مَتْن (matn) (elative أَمْتَن(ʾamtan))

  1. firm, solid, sturdy, solid, robust
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

مُتُّنَّ (muttunna) (form I)

  1. second-person feminine plural past active of مَاتَ(māta)

Verb[edit]

مُتْنَ (mutna) (form I)

  1. second-person feminine plural active imperative of مَاتَ(māta)
  2. third-person feminine plural past active of مَاتَ(māta)

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَتْن(matn).

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian متن
Iranian Persian
Tajik матн (matn)

متن (matn) (plural متن‌ها(matn-hâ) or متون(motun))

  1. text