noun Ma·nas·site \məˈnaˌsīt\

Definition of Manassite



  1. :  a member of the Hebrew tribe of Manasseh — compare ephraimite

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Origin and Etymology of manassite

Manasseh, elder son of Joseph (Genesis 41:50–52), the eponymous ancestor of the Manassites (Joshua 17) + English -ite

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a trip made at another's expense

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