Matin meaning

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A morning song, esp. of birds.
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The definition of matin is something related to the hours between midnight and dawn, or morning prayers.

An example of something matin is a service held at dawn.

An example of something matin is a prayer to be sung in the morning.

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Of or relating to matins or to the early part of the day.
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Of matins.
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Of morning.
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Of or relating to matins.
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(obsolete) Morning.
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Origin of matin

  • Middle English from Old French sing. of matines matins matins
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • French, from Latin matutinum (“the morning"), matutinus (“of the morning").
    From Wiktionary