Matthews

[ math-yooz ]
/ ˈmæθ yuz /

noun

(James) Bran·der [bran-der] /ˈbræn dər/, 1852–1929, U.S. writer and educator.
Sir Stanley,1915–2000, British soccer player.

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Matthew

[ math-yoo ]
/ ˈmæθ yu /

noun

one of the four Evangelists, a customs collector from Capernaum, summoned to be one of the 12 apostles: originally called Levi. Matt. 9:9–13.
the first Gospel. Abbreviation: Matt.
a male given name.
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Matthews

/ (ˈmæθjuːz) /

noun

Sir Stanley. 1915–2002, English footballer

British Dictionary definitions for matthews (2 of 2)

Matthew

/ (ˈmæθjuː) /

noun New Testament

Saint Matthew or Levi a tax collector of Capernaum called by Christ to be one of the 12 apostles (Matthew 9:9–13; 10:3). Feast day: Sept 21 or Nov 16
the first Gospel, traditionally ascribed to him
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