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ma·​ña·​na mən-ˈyä-nə How to pronounce mañana (audio)
: an indefinite time in the future


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: at an indefinite time in the future

Examples of mañana in a Sentence

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And in addition to Un Verano Sin Ti, Bad Bunny clocked 502.1 million for nadie sabe lo que va a pasar manana and 378 million for El Ultimo Tour Del Mundo in their first frames. Eric Frankenberg, Billboard, 2 May 2024

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Word History



Spanish, literally, tomorrow, from Vulgar Latin *maneana, from feminine of *maneanus early, from Latin mane early in the morning

First Known Use


1845, in the meaning defined above


1918, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of mañana was in 1845

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Cite this Entry

“Mañana.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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