Origin and Meaning of the Name Manis
Miscellaneous Info for Manis
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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