Definition of Manx

1. Noun. The ancient Gaelic formerly spoken on the Isle of Man; the language is sometimes used on ceremonial occasions.

Generic synonyms: Erse, Gaelic, Goidelic



2. Adjective. Of or relating to the Isle of Man or its inhabitants or their language. "There are few Manx speakers alive today"
Partainyms: Man

3. Noun. A short-haired tailless breed of cat believed to originate on the Isle of Man.
Exact synonyms: Manx Cat
Generic synonyms: Domestic Cat, Felis Catus, Felis Domesticus, House Cat

Definition of Manx

1. a. Of or pertaining to the Isle of Man, or its inhabitants; as, the Manx language.

2. n. The language of the inhabitants of the Isle of Man, a dialect of the Celtic.

Definition of Manx

1. Adjective. relating to the Isle of Man and/or its Celto-Germanic people. ¹

2. Adjective. relating to the Manx language (also known as Manx Gaelic), a Goidelic language of the Celtic family. ¹

3. Adjective. relating to the Manx cat breed. ¹

4. Noun. A member or descendant of the Celto-Germanic people of the Isle of Man; a Manxman or Manxwoman. ¹

5. Noun. A breed of domestic cat native to the Isle of Man, principally characterized by suppression of the tail, and with a short-haired coat and rounded, cobby body. ¹

6. Noun. A cat of the Manx breed; a Manx cat. ¹

7. Proper noun. Manx Gaelic, a Goidelic Celtic language spoken on the Isle of Man. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Manx

1. Of or pertaining to the Isle of Man, or its inhabitants; as, the Manx language. Manx cat, an oceanic bird (Puffinus anglorum, or P. Puffinus), called also Manx petrel, Manx puffin. It was formerly abundant in the Isle of Man. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Manx

manutenency
manutention
manutentions
manuterge
manuterges
manutergium
manward
manwards
manway
manways
manwise
manwomen
manx (current term)
many
many-sided
many-sidedness
many-sorted logic
many-worlds interpretation
many a
many a(a)
many a mickle makes a muckle
many a time and oft
many an
many an(a)
many another(a)
many hands make light work
many happy returns

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