matins

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See also: Matins and mâtins

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English matyns, matynes, from Old French matines.

Noun[edit]

matins

  1. Together with lauds, the earliest of the canonical hours; traditionally prayed at sunrise or earlier.
    • 2017, Edward H. Roesner, editor, Ars antiqua: Organum, Conductus, Motet, Routledge, →ISBN, page 43:
      This chant was sung in many cathedrals both at First Vespers and at Matins for Christmas Day. In Notre Dame and many other churches, however, it was only performed at First Vespers.
  2. Morning prayers.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

matins

  1. plural of matin

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

matins

  1. plural of matí

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

matins m

  1. plural of matin

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

matins

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐍄𐌹𐌽𐍃

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

matins

  1. Alternative form of matyns