- Matri used once.
- Bible Reference: 1 Samuel 10:21
- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
- Included in Naves: Yes
- Included in Smiths: Yes
- Included in Websters: No
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: No
- Included in BDB: Yes
- H4309 Used 1 time
1 Samuel 10:21
(rain of Jehovah), a family of the tribe of Benjamin, to which Saul the King of Isr'l belonged. (1 Samuel 10:21)
MAT'RICIDAL, adjective Pertaining to matricide.
MAT'RICIDE, noun [Latin matricidium; mater, mother, and coedo, to slay.]
1. The killing or murder of a mother.
2. The killer or murderer of his mother.
MATRIC'ULATE, verb transitive [Latin matricula, a roll or register, from matrix.]
To enter or admit to membership in a body or society, particularly in a college or university, by enrolling the name in a register.
MATRIC'ULATE, noun One enrolled in a register, and thus admitted to membership in a society.
MATRICULA'TION, noun The act of registering a name and admitting to membership.
1. Pertaining to marriage; connubial; nuptial; hymeneal; as matrimonial rights or duties.
2. Derived from marriage.
If he relied on that title, he could be but a king at curtesy, and have rather a matrimonial than a regal power.
MATRIMO'NIALLY, adverb According to the manner or laws of marriage.
MATRIMO'NIOUS, adjective Matrimonial. [Little used.]
MAT'RIMONY, noun [Latin matrimonium, from mater, mother.]
Marriage; wedlock; the union of man and woman for life; the nuptial state.
If any man know cause why this couple should not be joined in holy matrimony they are to declare it.
MATRIX. [See Matrice.]
MA'TRIX, noun [Latin matrix from mater, mother.]
1. The womb; the cavity in which the fetus of an animal is formed and nourished till its birth.
2. A mold; the cavity in which any thing is formed, and which gives it shape; as the matrix of a type.
3. The place where any thing is formed or produced; as the matrix of metals; gang.
4. In dyeing, the five simple colors, black, white, blue, red and yellow, of which all the rest are composed.