Mats

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See also: mats, mâts, and mäts

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

Mats

  1. plural of Mat
    There are 3 Mats in this department.

Anagrams[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mats m

  1. A male given name.

Usage notes[edit]

Patronymics

  • son of Mats: Matsson
  • daughter of Mats: Matsdóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Mats
Accusative Mats
Dative Mati
Genitive Mats

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short form of Mathias and related names. Cognate with Danish Mads.

Proper noun[edit]

Mats

  1. A male given name.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Vernacular form of Mattias and Matteus. First recorded in Sweden in 1494 as Matz.

Proper noun[edit]

Mats

  1. A male given name.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [1] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 65 156 males with the given name Mats living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1960s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.