- Ecclesiastical any office that previously constituted as well as lauds the very first for the seven canonical hours.
- the full time of time appointed for this solution, usually midnight or 2 A.M. but frequently sunrise.
- See Day Prayer.
- and lauds, the first associated with canonical hours; typically at sunrise, but often earlier
- early morning prayers
- the initial canonical time; at daybreak
Sentence for "matins"
- 48The final type of liturgical manuscript…
Hypernym for "matins"