mane

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See also: Mane, mané, måne, mână, and -mane

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English mane, mayne, from Old English manu (mane), from Proto-Germanic *manō (mane), from Proto-Indo-European *mony-, *mon- (neck). Cognate with Dutch maan, manen (mane), German Mähne (mane), Swedish man (horse's mane), Icelandic mön (mane).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mane (plural manes)

  1. Longer hair growth on back of neck of an animal, especially a horse or lion
    • 1900, L. Frank Baum , The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Chapter 23
      Before they went to see Glinda, however, they were taken to a room of the Castle, where Dorothy washed her face and combed her hair, and the Lion shook the dust out of his mane, and the Scarecrow patted himself into his best shape, and the Woodman polished his tin and oiled his joints.
  2. Long or thick hair of a person's head.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German manen (remind).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maːnə/, [ˈmæːnə], [ˈmæːn̩]

Verb[edit]

mane (imperative man, infinitive at mane, present tense maner, past tense manede, past participle har manet)

  1. admonish, urge
  2. lay, exorcise
  3. conjure

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mane

  1. singular present subjunctive of manen

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mano (hand) +‎ -e

Adverb[edit]

mane

  1. by hand

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mane

  1. rōmaji reading of まね

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *meh₂- (to ripen, to mature), hence matins and mature.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

māne (not comparable)

  1. (early) in the morning

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • mane in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

Noun[edit]

mane m (genitive matutinis); third declension

  1. morning

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mane matutinēs
genitive matutinis matutinum
dative matutinī matutinibus
accusative matutinem matutinēs
ablative matutine matutinibus
vocative mane matutinēs

Verb[edit]

manē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of maneō

Lithuanian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mane

  1. (first-person singular) accusative form of .

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

mane

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of manar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of manar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of manar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of manar.

Tarantino[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mane

  1. hand

Tetum[edit]

Noun[edit]

mane

  1. man, specifically adult male human

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

mane

  1. dative singular of man