manis

noun (1)

Definition of manis 

(Entry 1 of 2)

plural of mani

: peanut

Manis

noun (2)
Ma·nis | \ˈmānə̇s\

Definition of Manis (Entry 2 of 2)

: the type genus of Manidae comprising the pangolins or restricted to the five-toed Asiatic pangolin

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History and Etymology for manis

Noun (2)

New Latin, probably from Latin manes spirits of the dead; from their nocturnal habits

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