What is another word for matrons?

42 synonyms found


[ mˈe͡ɪtɹənz], [ mˈe‍ɪtɹənz], [ m_ˈeɪ_t_ɹ_ə_n_z]

How to use "Matrons" in context?

The word "matron" is derived from the Old French word matrone, meaning "mother." Female matrons have played a prominent role in society for centuries, primarily through their work as nurses. In many countries, matrons still play a crucial role in healthcare. They often act as advisors to doctors and nurses, and assist patients and their families with a variety of matters.

Outside of the healthcare field, matrons play an important role in many other areas of society. They are often responsible for overseeing social events and ceremonies, and often serve as mentors to younger women.

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