Manas



[man-uh s, muhn-] /ˈmæn əs, ˈmʌn-/

noun, Hinduism, Buddhism.
1.
the rational faculty of the mind.
[mah-nah] /ˈmɑ nɑ/
noun, Anthropology.
1.
a generalized, supernatural force or power, which may be concentrated in objects or persons.
[man-ey] /ˈmæn eɪ/
noun
1.
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[man-ey] /ˈmæn eɪ/
noun
1.
an ancient kingdom in Iran, in Kurdistan.
/ˈmɑːnə/
noun (anthropol)
1.
(in Polynesia, Melanesia, etc) a concept of a life force, believed to be seated in the head, and associated with high social status and ritual power
2.
any power achieved by ritual means; prestige; authority
n.

“power, authority, supernatural power,” 1843, from Maori, “power, authority, supernatural power.”

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