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I was not to the manor born.
Israel Horovitz

Meaning of "manor" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD MANOR

From Old French manoir dwelling, from maneir to dwell, from Latin manēre to remain.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF MANOR

manor  [ˈmænə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MANOR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Manor is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MANOR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

manor

Manor

A manor in English law is an estate in land to which is incident the right to hold a court termed court baron, that is to say a manorial court. The proper unit of tenure under the feudal system is the fee, on which the manor became established through the process of time, akin to the modern establishment of a "business" upon a freehold site. The manor is nevertheless often described as the basic feudal unit of tenure and is historically connected with the territorial divisions of the march, county, hundred, parish and township.

Definition of manor in the English dictionary

The first definition of manor in the dictionary is the manor house of a lord and the lands attached to it. Other definition of manor is a tract of land granted with rights of inheritance by royal charter. Manor is also a manor house.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MANOR


anna
ˈænə
banner
ˈbænə
Diana
daɪˈænə
Fermanagh
fəˈmænə
Guiana
ɡaɪˈænə
Guyana
ɡaɪˈænə
Hanna
ˈhænə
Hannah
ˈhænə
Havana
həˈvænə
Indiana
ˌɪndɪˈænə
joanna
dʒəʊˈænə
Louisiana
luːˌiːzɪˈænə
manna
ˈmænə
manner
ˈmænə
Montana
mɒnˈtænə
planner
ˈplænə
Savannah
səˈvænə
scanner
ˈskænə
Susanna
suːˈzænə
tanner
ˈtænə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MANOR

mano
mano a mano
manoao
manoeuvrability
manoeuvrable
manoeuvre
manoeuvrer
manoeuvres
manoeuvring
Manolete
manometer
manometric
manometrical
manometrically
manometry
manor house
manorial
manorialism
manoscopy
manpack

WORDS THAT END LIKE MANOR

Asia Minor
assignor
athanor
demeanor
donor
governor
honor
Kelmscott Manor
kronor
lieutenant governor
Medal of Honor
minor
misdemeanor
Monsignor
Murphy-O´Connor
nor
O´Connor
signor
tenor
Waddesdon Manor

Synonyms and antonyms of manor in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «MANOR»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «manor» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of manor

Translation of «manor» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MANOR

Find out the translation of manor to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of manor from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «manor» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

庄园
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

señorial
570 millions of speakers

English

manor
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मनोर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مانور
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

усадьба
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

manor
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জমিদারি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

manoir
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Manor
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gut
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

荘園
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

매너
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Manor
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lanh địa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மேனார்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मनोर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

malikâne
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

villa
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dwór
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

садиба
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

conac
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αρχοντικό
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Manor
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

herrgård
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

manor
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of manor

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MANOR»

The term «manor» is very widely used and occupies the 9.989 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MANOR» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «manor» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «manor» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about manor

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3 QUOTES WITH «MANOR»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word manor.
1
Israel Horovitz
I was not to the manor born.
2
Jay Kay
I'm in this absolutely gorgeous manor house with acres of quite beautiful countryside. I've got trout in the river, an organic vegetable garden, I've got my work 40 yards from my home. I don't mind being criticised, but where are they criticising from? Which hut are they criticising me from, exactly?
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Penelope Keith
A lot of people have it - that fantasy of being lord or lady of the manor, either in the present or at some time in history.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MANOR»

Discover the use of manor in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to manor and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Living and Dying at Murray Manor
Living and Dying at Murray Manor is a classic text that documents how the "work" of everyday life in a nursing home is accomplished.
Jaber F. Gubrium, 2012
2
Lady of Milkweed Manor
Sprinkled with fascinating details about the lives of women in Regency England, Lady of Milkweed Manor is a moving romantic drama about the redemption of past failings and the beauty of sacrificial love.
Julie Klassen, 2008
3
Life on a Medieval Manor
Describes the activities on a medieval manor, including the role of peasants, farmers, tradespeople, women, and children.
Marc Cels, 2005
4
Eldritch Manor
Where have all the ancient creatures of myth and legend gone?
Kim Thompson, 2012
5
Bennet Manor
Designed specifically for children who are reluctant to read, the Classic Spirals Fiction books feature: dynamic plots and storylines which encourage readers to pick them up again and again; engaging themes that are not immature or ...
Anita Jackson, 2001
6
Alderwood Manor
Several restored Alderwood Manor buildings, as well as interurban Car No. 55, may still be seen today at Heritage Park in Lynnwood.
Marie Little, Kevin K. Stadler, 2006
7
The English Manor C.1200 To C.1500
A comprehensive introduction and essential guide to one of the most important institutions in medieval England.
‎2002
8
Hamilton Manor
HAMILTON MANOR by Jason Cain is set on the evening of July 4, 2028 and is told by a curiously unusual twenty-one year old, named Jason Cain.
Jason Cain, 2011
9
Shadow Manor
Deep in the woods of Idaho, Elizabeth Weston and her husband, Henry, have found the perfect site for their bed and breakfast-Shadow Manor.
Loleta Doll-Carpenter, 2007
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The lady of the manor: being a series of conversations on ...
You mean," said the lady of the manor, " I presume, the young females of higher rank in your parish." " I do," said Mr. Vernon, " and I feel that, if it were even possible for me to overcome my reluctance to such an undertaking, yet that, perhaps, ...
Mrs. Sherwood (Mary Martha), 1829

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MANOR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term manor is used in the context of the following news items.
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Rollover on I-35 near Manor Road delays traffic but all lanes clear
8:55 a.m. update: All lanes of Interstate 35 southbound at Manor Road have been reopened after a rollover crash Tuesday morning, police said ... «Austin American-Statesman, Jul 15»
2
Ephrata tops Penn Manor in Legion Region 4 Tournament …
Yet it did so, weaving through a game with several odd occurences to beat Penn Manor 4-2 and advance to Tuesday's final four at Ephrata's ... «LancasterOnline, Jul 15»
3
Edgewater Manor future remains uncertain - News … - Wsau.com
Edgewater Manor along the Wisconsin River downtown needs several maintenance and safety upgrades. Mayor Mike Wiza says the list is ... «WSAU, Jul 15»
4
Students, Maria Joseph Manor residents connect on game day - The …
Kid visit Maria Joseph Manor. Millie Nichols and Betty Dubec play Connect 4 at Maria Joseph Manor, near Danville. «Sunbury Daily Item, Jul 15»
5
ATG Green Hill Manor.pdf - : Ads To Go - Newsbug.info
ATG Green Hill Manor.pdf. Posted: Tuesday, July 21, 2015 12:00 am. Download PDF · ATG Green Hill Manor.pdf ... «Newsbug.info, Jul 15»
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SUNDAYS AT THE MANOR: Pennsbury Manor takes a step back in …
FALLS TOWNSHIP >> Pennsbury Manor invites the public to step back in time this summer with its “Sundays at the Manor” series. «Bucks Local News, Jul 15»
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Livingston Manor man arrested for felony DWI | The River Reporter
On Monday July 13th, 2015 the Village of Liberty Police Department arrested Larry Banks Jr., 44 of Livingston Manor after a traffic stop on ... «The River Reporter, Jul 15»
8
Formula 1's Latest Rumours & Talk: Manor, Ferrari Lead Tributes to …
Here are a number of tributes to Bianchi, from the Frenchman's colleagues at Manor Marussia and Ferrari to his fellow competitors and F1's ... «Bleacher Report, Jul 15»
9
Crews evacuate Spruce Manor | Reading Eagle - NEWS
Emergency crews responded to a power outage at Spruce Manor around 5:30 p.m. Sunday evening, on the corner of Fourth and Spruce ... «Reading Eagle, Jul 15»
10
Part of Blue Rock Road in Manor Twp. closed for rolled vehicle …
Fire police have shut down a section of Blue Rock Road in Manor Township after a vehicle crashed into a telephone pole this morning. «LancasterOnline, Jul 15»

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