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Etymology 1Edit

From man

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Proper nounEdit

Man

  1. The genus Homo.
  2. (poetic) Humankind in general.
    • 1963, Margery Allingham, chapter 20, in The China Governess[1]:
      The story struck the depressingly familiar note with which true stories ring in the tried ears of experienced policemen. [] The second note, the high alarum, not so familiar and always important since it indicates the paramount sin in Man's private calendar, took most of them by surprise although they had been well prepared.

(Can we add an example for this sense?)

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  • (Homo):
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Etymology 2Edit

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Proper nounEdit

Man

  1. The Isle of Man.

Etymology 3Edit

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Proper nounEdit

Man

  1. Abbreviation of Manitoba.

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DutchEdit

 
Man
Isle of Man

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Man ?

  1. Isle of Man

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no
 
Coat of arms of the Isle of Man

Proper nounEdit

Man

  1. Isle of Man

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Proper nounEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Man

  1. Isle of Man

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