a city in SE Yunnan province, in S China.
the Chinese name for Mencius
[men-heyd-n] /mɛnˈheɪd n/ noun, plural menhaden. 1. any marine clupeid fish of the genus Brevoortia, especially B. tyrannus, resembling a shad but with a more compressed body, common along the eastern coast of the U.S., and used for making oil and fertilizer. /mɛnˈheɪdən/ noun (pl) -den 1. a marine North American fish, Brevoortia tyrannus: source […]
[men-hir] /ˈmɛn hɪr/ noun, Archaeology. 1. an upright monumental stone standing either alone or with others, as in an alignment, found chiefly in Cornwall and Brittany. /ˈmɛnhɪə/ noun 1. a single standing stone, often carved, dating from the middle Bronze Age in the British Isles and from the late Neolithic Age in W Europe n. […]
Isa. 65:11, marg. (A.V., “that number;” R.V., “destiny”), probably an idol which the captive Israelites worshipped after the example of the Babylonians. It may have been a symbol of destiny. LXX., tuche.
[mee-nee-uh l, meen-yuh l] /ˈmi ni əl, ˈmin yəl/ adjective 1. lowly and sometimes degrading: menial work. 2. servile; submissive: menial attitudes. 3. pertaining to or suitable for domestic servants; humble: menial furnishings. noun 4. a domestic servant. 5. a servile person. /ˈmiːnɪəl/ adjective 1. consisting of or occupied with work requiring little skill, esp […]