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Manx is an adjective describing things or people related to the Isle of Man:

It may also refer to:

Languages

Living species

Other uses


Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

See also manx

Contents

English

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Etymology

Altered from Maniske, from Mansk, from assumed Old Norse manskr, an adjectival form of Mana, Mon (Man).

Adjective

Manx (comparative more Manx, superlative most Manx)

Positive
Manx

Comparative
more Manx

Superlative
most Manx

  1. pertaining to the Isle of Man and/or its Celtic people.
  2. of or relating to Manx Gaelic.
  3. of or relating to cats of the Manx breed.

Translations

Noun

Singular
Manx

Plural
Manxes

Manx (plural Manxes)

A Manx.
  1. A member or descendant of the Celtic people if the Isle of Man
  2. A domestic cat breed.
  3. A cat of this breed.

Synonyms

  • Manx cat

Translations

See also

  • Cymric, a long hair version of the Manx.

Proper noun

Singular
Manx

Plural
-

Manx

  1. A Goidelic language spoken on the Isle of Man.

Synonyms

Translations

See also

External links


Dutch

Etymology

From English Manx, from assumed Old Norse manskr, an adjectival form of Mana, Mon (Man).

Pronunciation

Adjective

Manx (comparative more Manx, superlative most Manx)

Positive
Manx

Comparative
more Manx

Superlative
most Manx

  1. pertaining to the Isle of Man and/or its Celtic people.
  2. of or relating to Manx Gaelic.

Proper noun

Manx n.

  1. Manx Gaelic, the Goidelic language spoken on the Isle of Man

German

Etymology

From English Manx, from assumed Old Norse manskr, an adjectival form of Mana, Mon (Man).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /maŋks/

Proper noun

Manx n.

  1. Manx Gaelic, the Goidelic language spoken on the Isle of Man

Related terms

  • Manxkatze

Wikibooks

Up to date as of January 23, 2010

From Wikibooks, the open-content textbooks collection

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Breton — Cornish — IrishManxScottish GaelicWelsh

Authors: Girdi —— Recording: Girdi


Simple English

The word Manx could mean many things related to the Isle of Man:


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