What is another word for manx?

44 synonyms found


[ mˈaŋks], [ mˈaŋks], [ m_ˈa_ŋ_k_s]

Manx is an adjective that is used to describe people, things, and places that originate from or relate to the Isle of Man, a self-governing British Crown dependency in the Irish Sea. Some other synonyms for the word Manx are "Manxman" or "Manxwoman," which specifically refer to people from the Isle of Man. Other possible synonyms include "Manx Gaelic" or "Manx language," which refer to the indigenous Celtic language of the Isle of Man, and "Manx cat," which refers to a breed of domestic cat with no tail that is said to have originated on the island. Overall, the word Manx is generally associated with the unique culture, history, and identity of the Isle of Man.

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What are the hypernyms for Manx?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Manx?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for Manx

The elder-tree, in manx tramman, is supposed to be inhabited by fairies.
"The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries"
W. Y. Evans Wentz
His testimony about manx fairies is as follows:- Actual Fairies Described.
"The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries"
W. Y. Evans Wentz
The day was just the right sort to stir manx memories, and it was not long before the best of stories about the 'little people' were being told in the most natural way, and to the great delight of the children.
"The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries"
W. Y. Evans Wentz

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