Name: Manis

Origin and Meaning of the Name Manis

  • Meaning:
    God is with us
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  • Meaning:
    Pet form of Emmanuel
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  • Meaning:
    Little man
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  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (mah niss)
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Miscellaneous Info for Manis

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  • Used in:
    Greek and Yiddish speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Pet form of Emmanouel, the Greek variant of Emanuel.

    It may also be derived from German Mann, or from a Germanic personal name such as Manfred; or from the Yiddish personal name Mane + the Yiddish possessive suffix -s. It then represents a variant of Man.

    As a female name, it is probably derived from a form of Mary borrowed from Slavic Christians.

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