Meaning of Mateus in English:

Mateus

noun

  • A trademark for: a popular semi-sparkling rosé wine produced in northern Portugal, originally on an estate near the Casa de Mateus. More fully "Mateus Rosé".

    The name is also applied to white and red wines.

Pronunciation

Mateus

/məˈteɪəs/ /ˈmatɪəs/

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in The Official Gazette. From the name of the Casa de Mateus, a large Baroque building near Vila Real, northern Portugal, which is depicted on the wine's label.