What does Men mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. work force, workforce, manpower, hands, mennoun

    the force of workers available


  1. mennoun

    (The) people, humanity

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Menthe plural of man.

    Wits live obscurely men know not how; or die obscurely men mark not when. Roger Ascham.

    For men, there are to be considered the valour and number: the old observation is not untrue, that the Spaniards valour lieth in the eye of the looker-on; but the English valour lieth about the soldiers heart. Francis Bacon, War with Spain.

    He thought fit that the king’s affairs should entirely be conducted by the soldiers and men of war. Edward Hyde, b. viii.


  1. Men

    Men is a song written by Jerry Hayes and Ronny Scaife, and recorded by American country music artist Charly McClain. It was released in January 1980 as the third single from the album Women Get Lonely. The song reached #7 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.


  1. men

    Men generally refers to adult human males. They typically have XY chromosomes, higher levels of testosterone, and distinct physical characteristics such as facial hair, deeper voices, and typically larger body sizes compared to women. Men play various roles in society and can have diverse identities, professions, and cultural backgrounds. It is important to note that gender identity may not always align with biological sex, and individuals may identify as male regardless of their biological characteristics.

Webster Dictionary

  1. men

    of Keelman

  2. Men

    of Man

  3. Mennoun

    pl. of Man

  4. Men

    a man; one; -- used with a verb in the singular, and corresponding to the present indefinite one or they

  5. Etymology: [OE. me, men. Not the plural of man, but a weakened form of the word man itself. Skeat.]


  1. Men

    Men was an American gay pornographic magazine originally published as Advocate Men from 1984 until 1997, when it was retitled Men. It was published by Los Angeles-based Specialty Publications. The magazine contains explicit nude male photography, often featuring popular stars from the gay adult film industry, erotic fiction, video reviews and other features. Notable models have included Zeb Atlas and Mark Dalton. In late 2009, it was announced that all of Specialty Publications' gay porn magazines would be merged into Unzipped.net. The website in question is no longer available and no issues of any of the magazines have been released since.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Men

    plural of man.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Men

    Human adult males as cultural, psychological, sociological, political, and economic entities.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. men

    The ship's company in general.

Editors Contribution

  1. men

    Plural form of the word man

    The men on this earth are as valued as women.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020  

  2. mennoun

    Literally sons of man or sons of Adam.

    Us real men of Lord God get back up after we fall.

    Etymology: Gods creation.

    Submitted by Tehorah_Elyon on September 1, 2023  

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  2. MEN

    What does MEN stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the MEN acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. MEN

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Men is ranked #21092 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Men surname appeared 1,245 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Men.

    80% or 996 total occurrences were Asian.
    9.4% or 117 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    7.7% or 96 total occurrences were White.
    2% or 25 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Men' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #209

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Men' in Written Corpus Frequency: #420

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Men in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Men in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Men in a Sentence

  1. Chaplain Cizek:

    I went to seminary, graduating in 2001 while serving in the reserves and later joined the Air Force as a chaplain endorsed by the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, i commissioned as a chaplain in 2007 because I wanted to use my military experience to serve our great men and women in uniform.

  2. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka:

    They work more, earn less and have fewer choices about their bodies, livelihoods and futures than men and they experience multiple forms of violence at home, at work and in public spaces.

  3. Air Force veteran Michelle Manhart:

    To me it’s just a complete disrespect, to not only the men and women that are out there fighting for it but their freedom as a whole, in my opinion they don’t have any respect for what they’ve been given and I just don’t think that’s right.

  4. Ron DeSantis:

    While other states have turned their backs on law enforcement, even calling to ‘defund the police,’ in Florida we continue to support the men and women in law enforcement, i am proud to propose larger and longer-lasting measures to help our state recruit and retain the best law enforcement officers in the nation and to provide $1,000 bonuses for first responders and law enforcement officers….

  5. Giosu, Borsi:

    The great thought, the great concern, the great anxiety of men is to restrict, as much as possible, the limits of their own responsibility.

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