From Latin Mancunium (appearing in a 4th-century manuscript of the Antonine Itinerary), an alternative name for or corruption of Mamucium (“name of the Roman fort at what is now Manchester”) + -an, probably modelled after Late Latin Mancuniensis (“related or pertaining to Mancunium”).
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /manˈkjuː.nɪ.ən/, /maŋ-/
- (General American) IPA(key): /mænˈkju.ni.ən/
- Hyphenation: Man‧cun‧i‧an
Mancunian (plural Mancunians)