mano

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noun ma·no \ˈmä-(ˌ)nō\

Definition of mano

plural

manos

  1. :  a stone used as the upper millstone for grinding foods (such as corn) by hand in a metate

Origin and Etymology of mano

Spanish, literally, hand, from Latin manus — more at manual


First Known Use: circa 1892




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