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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. MATACHINnoun

    An old dance.

    Etymology: French.

    Who ever saw a matachin dance to imitate fighting: this was a fight that did imitate the matachin; for they being but three that fought, every one had two adversaries striking him who struck the third. Philip Sidney.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Matachinnoun

    an old dance with swords and bucklers; a sword dance

  2. Etymology: [Sp.]


  1. Matachin

    Matachin is the second album by Bellowhead, released on 22 September 2008. Its title refers, to 'An old dance with swords, masks and bucklers; a sword dance' that may have influenced the Cotswold Morris dance. It has been described as "...a magnificently murky and rum-sodden collection of 11 traditional and original songs from the 11 piece band who defy easy categorisation".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of matachin in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of matachin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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