Definition of Matron. Meaning of Matron. Synonyms of Matron

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Definition of Matron

Matron
Matron Ma"tron, n. [F. matrone, L. matrona, fr. mater mother. See Mother.] 1. A wife or a widow, especially, one who has borne children; a woman of staid or motherly manners. Your wives, your daughters, Your matrons, and your maids. --Shak. Grave from her cradle, insomuch that she was a matron before she was a mother. --Fuller. 2. A housekeeper; esp., a woman who manages the domestic economy of a public instution; a head nurse in a hospital; as, the matron of a school or hospital. Jury of matrons (Law), a jury of experienced women called to determine the question of pregnancy when set up in bar of execution, and for other cognate purposes.

Meaning of Matron from wikipedia

- Matron is the job title of a very senior or the chief nurse in several countries, including the United Kingdom, its former colonies, such as India, and...
- Ana Lynch (born August 14, 1974), known by her stage name Ana Matronic, is an American singer, best known as the female co-lead vocalist for Scissor Sisters...
- called the chief bridesmaid or maid of honor if she is unmarried, or the matron of honor if she is married. A junior bridesmaid is a girl who is clearly...
- Matron Stakes may refer to: Matron Stakes, the registered title of the Schweppervescence Trophy, a horse race held at Flemington Racecourse in Australia...
- "in effect he had become Liberace. Even his fans were now middle-aged matrons and blue-haired grandmothers." On July 13, 1976, Vernon Presley—who had...
- ‹ The template Infobox film is being considered for merging. › Carry On Matron is the twenty-third in the series of Carry On films to be made. It was released...
- Matronpresiding officer Worthy Patron – a Master Mason who provides general supervision ****ociate Matron – ****umes the duties of the Worthy Matron...
- tale of a wounded Union soldier, held captive by the ****ually repressed matron (pla**** by Geraldine Page) of a Southern girls' school. Upon release the...
- truth, Gannon attempted to kill the giants to make a name for himself and Matron dispatched him and all but two of Gannon's subordinates while apparently...
- which was received by the Sages in the Secret Knowledge of the Palaces. The Matron Lilith is the mate of Samael. Both of them were born at the same hour in...
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