Man·​so | \ ˈmän(ˌ)sō, ˈman- \
plural -s

Definition of Manso

1 : a Tanoan people of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico
2 : a member of the Manso people

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History and Etymology for Manso

Spanish, from manso tame, gentle, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin mansus, alteration of Latin mansuetus

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“Manso.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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