manes

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See also: mânes, manès, manés, and manęs

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin manes (spirits of the dead).

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Noun[edit]

manes (plural only)

  1. The souls or spirits of dead ancestors, conceived as deities or the subjects of reverence.
    • 1658, Sir Thomas Browne, Urne-Burial, Penguin 2005, p. 9
      this was the Ustrina or place of burning their bodies, or some sacrificing place unto the Manes
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

manes

  1. plural form of mane

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

manes

  1. second-person singular present indicative form of manar

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

manēs

  1. second-person singular present active indicative of maneō

Portuguese[edit]

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manes f pl (plurale tantum)

  1. (Roman mythology) manes (spirits of the dead)

Spanish[edit]

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manes

  1. Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of manar.

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

manes

  1. dative plural of man