noun ma·no·min \ˈmänəˌmin\

Definition of manomin



  1. :  wild rice 1

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of manomin

Ojibway mânomin, from mâno good + min grain, seed

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up manomin? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


capable of being understood in two ways

Get Word of the Day daily email!