Matthean

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

Matthaean

play \ma-ˈthē-ən, mə-\

Definition of Matthean

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

Origin and Etymology of matthean

Late Latin Matthaeus


First Known Use: 1897

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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