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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *mey-(small). Cognates include Sanskrit मनाक्(manāk, a little), Old Armenian մանր(manr, scantily), Lithuanian meñkas(small, insignificant), Old Irish menb(small), Gothic 𐌼𐌹𐌽𐍃(mins, less), Russian ме́нее(méneje) and Latin minuo(lessen), minus(less).

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AdjectiveEdit

μανός ‎(manósm ‎(feminine μανή, neuter μανόν); first/second declension

  1. porous
  2. few, scanty
    1. of things happening at intervals, not often
  3. rare, uncommon, sparse

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