- (the cocktail): manhattan
From the earlier form Manna-hata recorded by Dutch travelers and settlers, from its name in Unami, the local Algonquian language. That name is usually taken to be a compound of Unami mënatay (“island”) or Munsee munahan (compare Abenaki manahan) and another element.
- An indigenous people of North America who lived in present day New York State.
- A borough of New York City, mainly on Manhattan Island.
Manhattan (plural Manhattans)