Definition of Manga
1. Noun. An artistic style heavily used in, and associated with, Japanese comics, and that has also been adopted by a comparatively low number of comics from other countries. ¹
2. Noun. A comic originated in Japan, regardless of the artistic style. ¹
3. Noun. (rare countable chiefly proscribed by fandom) A comic in manga style, regardless of the country of origin. ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
Definition of Manga
1. a Japanese graphic novel [n -S]
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Literary usage of Manga
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Cyclopædic Dictionary of the Mang'anja Language Spoken in British Central by David Clement Ruffelle Scott (1892)
"manga, ku, III., то BIND, to tie (but to tie two pieces of string is better lanza) ; kn manga nyumba то BUILD A HOUSE, because all the huts are built of ..."
2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1905)
"On leaving manga Reva we made three soundings close off the reef flat line of ... On coming in sight of manga Reva we sounded in 2070 fathoms at a distance ..."
3. The Indian Forester (1884)
"REARING SILKWORMS IN THE CHANGA manga PLANTATION.— A correspondent sends some interesting information to the Lahore paper on the rearing of silkworms in the ..."
4. A New Malagasy-English Dictionary by James Richardson (1885)
"manga'NANA, or manga'NANGA'- NAHA, adj. The taste left in the mouth after eating the ... Not the Mango tree, which in Malagasy is spelled manga. MA'NGO. ..."
5. Life in Mexico During a Residence of Two Years in that Country (1843)
"Departure from Vera Cruz — Sand-hills — Oriental scene — manga de Clavo — General Santa Anna — Breakfast — Escort and diligence — Santa F6 — Puente Nacional ..."
6. The King Country, Or, Explorations in New Zealand: Or, Explorations in New by James Henry Kerry-. Nicholls (1884)
"... but there was great talk of a native meeting to be held at manga-o-rongo, a settlement situated at some distance further south from where we were, ..."
7. The Indian Forester (1886)
"The Changa manga plantation was commenced in 1866 by the late Dr. Stewart, Conservator of Forests in the Punjab, to meet the growing want for wood fuel, ..."