matie

noun
mat·​ie | \ˈmatē\
plural -s

Definition of matie 

: a young fat herring with roe or milt incompletely developed

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History and Etymology for matie

modification of Dutch maatjesharing, alteration of Middle Dutch magedekenharinc, from magedekijn maiden, virgin, girl (from maget maiden, virgin + -kijn -kin) + harinc herring

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