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Meaning of "Manx" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD MANX

Earlier Maniske, from Scandinavian, from Mana Isle of Man + -iske-ish.
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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 MANX

Manx  [mæŋks] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MANX

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Manx can act as a noun and an adjective.
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.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES MANX MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Manx

Manx /ˈmæŋks/ is an adjective describing things or people related to the Isle of Man: ▪ Manx people ▪ Manx surnames ▪ Isle of Man It may also refer to...

Definition of Manx in the English dictionary

The first definition of Manx in the dictionary is of, relating to, or characteristic of the Isle of Man, its inhabitants, their language, or their dialect of English. Other definition of Manx is a language of the Isle of Man, belonging to the N Celtic branch of the Indo-European family and closely related to Scottish Gaelic. Manx is also the people of the Isle of Man.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MANX


Banks
bæŋks
branks
bræŋks
Fairbanks
ˈfɛəˌbæŋks
Hanks
hæŋks
Lancs
læŋks
lanx
læŋks
phalanx
ˈfælæŋks
ranks
ræŋks
spindleshanks
ˈspɪndəlˌʃæŋks
thanks
θæŋks
thanx
θæŋks

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MANX

Manutius
manward
manwise
Manx cat
Manx shearwater
Manxman
Manxmen
Manxwoman
Manxwomen
many
many a one
many happy returns
Many happy returns!

WORDS THAT END LIKE MANX

bay lynx
Bronx
desert lynx
hypopharynx
jinx
jynx
larynx
lynx
meninx
minx
nasopharynx
oropharynx
pharynx
quincunx
salpinx
sphinx
Sphynx
syrinx
the Bronx
the Sphinx

Synonyms and antonyms of Manx in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Manx» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MANX

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

Translator English - Chinese

开曼群岛的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

de la Isla de Man
570 millions of speakers

English

Manx
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मानद्वीप
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

مانكس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Мэнкс
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

relativo aos nativos da Ilha de Man
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ম্যাঙ্কস
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

de l´île de Man
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Manx
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

der Insel Man
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

マン島の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

맨 섬 혹은 맨 섬 사람의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Manx
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Manx
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மேங்க்ஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मॅन्क्स
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Manks
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

dell´isola di Man
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Manx
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Менкс
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

manx
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Manx
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Manx
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Manx
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Manx
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Manx

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MANX»

The term «Manx» is quite widely used and occupies the 33.438 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of Manx
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «Manx».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MANX» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Manx» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Manx» 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 Manx

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MANX»

Discover the use of Manx in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Manx and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Manx Norton
This revised edition of the definitive history contains additional material and traces the design, development, the leading riders and tuners. It presents a superb collection of photographs, many previously unpublished.
Mick Walker, 2006
2
Practical Manx
The government-sponsored Manx Heritage Foundation and the Manx Gaelic Advisory Council regulate and standardize the official use of Manx and have together commissioned this definitive guide to the language.
Jennifer Draskau, 2008
3
Manx Cats
These books are written in clear, direct language that will appeal to ordinary cat owners, but they also contain information that even experienced breeders and trainers will find enlightening.
Karen Commings, 1999
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Manx Cats
Presents information about the cat which comes from the Isle of Man and is the only cat in the world without a tail.
Stuart A. Kallen, 1996
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Manx Cats
"Describes the history, physical features, temperament, and care of the Manx cat breed"--Provided by publisher.
Joanne Mattern, 2011
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The Manx Cat
This series explores and supports the standard "The Living Environment: Diversity of Life," as required by the Benchmarks for Science Literacy: Project 2061.
Joanne Mattern, 2002
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Manx Murders: 150 Years of Island Madness, Mayhem and ...
The cases that have caused shock and sensation throughout two centuries of the Island's history are recorded here as the author reveals the events behind the last hanging on the Island, a deathbead confession, the harrowing story of a ...
Keith Wilkinson, 2012
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The Manx Shearwater
In this book he describes the fruits of his own and other research, synthesizing a wealth of data for the scientist and amateur alike.
Michael Brooke, 2013
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How the Manx cat lost its tail
A retelling of how the Manx cat lost its tail in the door of Noah's ark.
Janet Stevens, 1990
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The Manx: The Cat with No Tail
The Myth: How the Manx Cat Lost Its Tail There is a popular myth about how the Manx lost its tail. This myth comes from the Christian story of Noah's ark. Noah knew that God was going to flood the world. Noah was trying to save the animals  ...
Jennifer Quasha, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MANX»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Manx is used in the context of the following news items.
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Give Manx band a boost in bid to perform at Irish Festival - Isle of …
A Manx band are appealing for the public's help as they compete for the chance to play at one of Ireland's biggest music festivals. «Isle of Man Today, Jul 15»
2
Toshiba At Centre Of $1.2bn Profit Scandal | UK … - Manx Radio
Bosses at Toshiba, Japan's 10th largest company, are engulfed in a scandal in which profits were artificially inflated by $1.2bn (£800m). «Manx Radio, Jul 15»
3
National Living Wage 'Puts 80,000 Jobs At Risk' | UK … - Manx Radio
Convenience stores could lose nearly £166m as a result of George Osborne's new National Living Wage. The analysis put together by the ... «Manx Radio, Jul 15»
4
Disaster on Manx return for Birchall brothers - Mansfield and …
But, despite all their efforts, when the boys lined up for the eight lap Manx Gas Sidecar championship race it became apparent that not all was ... «Mansfield Chad, Jul 15»
5
Manx Blind Welfare Society announces Vision Awareness Week 2015
It is the second time Manx Blind Welfare Society has run Vision Awareness Week, which is intended to promote improved care for eye health ... «isleofman.com, Jul 15»
6
Manx Cricket Report
Peel & St John's are the new leaders of the Isle of Man Premiership. On Saturday they beat Crosby by eight wickets while rivals Cronkbourne ... «isleofman.com, Jul 15»
7
Manx minister offers cash reward over 'threats to family'
Manx Police said Treasury Minister Eddie Teare received "correspondence of a threatening nature" at his home address in December 2014. «BBC News, Jul 15»
8
Manx Independent letters, July 21, 2015
It is good to see letters in the media from visitors to our island, stating how much they loved being here, how beautiful the island is and how kind ... «Isle of Man Today, Jul 15»
9
Praise for teenage Manx 400m runner
A backer of local sporting talent says he's been blown away by the strides made by one of his young charges. Martin Bullock has been singing ... «Manx Radio, Jul 15»
10
Manx Sound Exchange: Music fans will be spoiled for choice
As reported in this very column a few weeks back, the long-time and hugely popular Manx Pink Floyd tribute band Pigs On The Wing have ... «Isle of Man Today, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Manx [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/manx>. Dec 2019 ».
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