Definition of Matthew Walker in English:

Matthew Walker

noun

Nautical
  • In full "Matthew Walker knot". A knot tied in the separated strands of the end of a rope.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Richard Henry Dana. From the English personal name Matthew Walker, assumed to be the name of the inventor of the knot.

Pronunciation

Matthew Walker

/ˌmaθjuː ˈwɔːkə/