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Of or relating to the Isle of Man or its people, language, or culture.
n. pl. Manx
1. (used with a pl. verb) The people of the Isle of Man.
2. The extinct Goidelic language of the Manx.
3. A domestic cat of a tailless breed that originated on the Isle of Man, having either a short or long coat.
[Alteration of Old Norse *Mansk, from Mon, Man-, Isle of Man.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Placename) of, relating to, or characteristic of the Isle of Man, its inhabitants, their language, or their dialect of English
2. (Peoples) of, relating to, or characteristic of the Isle of Man, its inhabitants, their language, or their dialect of English
3. (Languages) of, relating to, or characteristic of the Isle of Man, its inhabitants, their language, or their dialect of English
4. (Languages) a language of the Isle of Man, belonging to the N Celtic branch of the Indo-European family and closely related to Scottish Gaelic
5. (Peoples) (functioning as plural) the people of the Isle of Man
[C16: earlier Maniske, from Scandinavian, from Mana Isle of Man + -iske -ish]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. (used with a pl. v.) the inhabitants of the Isle of Man.
2. the extinct Celtic language of the Isle of Man, closely related to Irish and Scottish Gaelic.adj.
3. of or pertaining to the Isle of Man, its inhabitants, or their language.
[1565–75; variant of Manisk(e) < Old Norse manskr of the Isle of Man =Man + -skr -ish1]
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|Noun||1.||Manx - the ancient Gaelic formerly spoken on the Isle of Man; the language is sometimes used on ceremonial occasions|
|2.||Manx - a short-haired tailless breed of cat believed to originate on the Isle of Man|
|Adj.||1.||Manx - of or relating to the Isle of Man or its inhabitants or their language; "the Manx fishing industry"; "there are few Manx speakers alive today"|
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C. CPD Manx cat N gato rabón de pelo corto
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
Manx[ˈmæŋks] adj (from the Isle of Man) → mannois(e), de l'île de Man
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
adj → der Insel Man
n (Ling) → Manx nt
n → Manx-Katze f (stummelschwänzige Katze)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
Manx[mæŋks] adj → dell'isola di Man
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995