Translation of "matron" - English-Russian dictionary

matron

noun [ C ] uk us /ˈmeɪtrən/
NURSE UK old-fashioned

a female nurse in a school, or a female nurse who is in charge of other nurses in a hospital

(старшая) медсестра
WOMAN US

a married woman, especially one who is old or a widow (= woman whose husband has died)

замужняя женщина, вдова
PRISON/SCHOOL US

a woman who is a manager at some hospitals, schools, prisons, etc

сестра-хозяйка

(Translation of “matron” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)