The first part may be from a word related to Breton mamm (“mother; female animal; womb”), in reference to a breast-shaped hill. The second part is known to be from Old English ceaster, from Latin castra (“camp”).
- A major city and metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, in northwestern England.
- A parish of Jamaica.
- A town in Bolivia.
- A small community in Nova Scotia, Canada.
- A settlement in Suriname.
- Any of several towns and cities in the United States of America:
- A census-designated place in Mendocino County, California.
- A town in Hartford County, Connecticut.
- A city in Meriwether County and Talbot County, Georgia.
- A village in Scott County, Illinois.
- An unincorporated community in Manchester Township, Dearborn County, Indiana.
- An unincorporated community in Union Township, Montgomery County, Indiana.
- A city, the county seat of Delaware County, Iowa.
- A tiny city in Dickinson County, Kansas.
- A home rule city, the county seat of Clay County, Kentucky.
- A town in Kennebec County, Maine.
- A small incorporated town in Carroll County, Maryland.
- A town in Essex County, Massachusetts, in full Manchester-by-the-Sea.
- A village in Washtenaw County, Michigan.
- A tiny city in Freeborn County, Minnesota.
- A city in St. Louis County, Missouri.
- The largest city in New Hampshire, United States and one of the two county seats of Hillsborough County.
- A town and village in Ontario County, New York.
- A village in Adams County, Ohio.
- A town in Grant County, Oklahoma.
- A borough of York County, Pennsylvania.
- A neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
- A ghost town and former unincorporated community in Kingsbury, South Dakota.
- A city, the county seat of Coffee County, Tennessee.
- A community in southeastern Houston, Texas.
- A town in Vermont, United States and one of the two shire towns of Bennington County.
- A former independent city in Chesterfield County, Virginia, now part of the city of Richmond.
- An unincorporated community and census-designated place in Kitsap County, Washington.
- A town and unincorporated community in Green Lake County, Wisconsin.
- A town in Jackson County, Wisconsin.
- (aircraft) A type of twin-engined British bomber aircraft built by Avro during the Second World War, the forerunner to the Lancaster.
- → Finnish: Manse
|Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)|
possessive - singular
possessive - plural
|Possessive forms of Manchester|
|possessor||single possession||multiple possessions|
|1st person sing.||Manchesterem||—|
|2nd person sing.||Manchestered||—|
|3rd person sing.||Manchestere||—|
|1st person plural||Manchesterünk||—|
|2nd person plural||Manchesteretek||—|
|3rd person plural||Manchesterük||—|
- Manchester (a major city and metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, in northwestern England)
- Manchester (name of several towns and cities in the United States)