james b matthews

Matthews

[math-yooz]
noun
1.
(James) Brander [bran-der] , 1852–1929, U.S. writer and educator.
2.
Sir Stanley, 1915–2000, British soccer player.
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Matthews (ˈmæθjuːz)
 
n
Sir Stanley. 1915--2002, English footballer

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Matthew
masc. proper name, introduced in England by the Normans, from O.Fr. Mathieu, from L.L. Matthaeus, from Gk. Matthaios, contraction of Mattathias, from Heb. Mattathyah "gift of Jehovah," from mattath "gift." Variant Matthias is from the Gk. version.
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