adjective Mat·the·an \ma-ˈthē-ən, mə-\

Definition of MATTHEAN

:  of, relating to, or characteristic of the evangelist Matthew or the gospel ascribed to him

Variants of MATTHEAN

Mat·the·an or Mat·thae·an \ma-ˈthē-ən, mə-\

Origin of MATTHEAN

Late Latin Matthaeus
First Known Use: 1897


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