What does manse mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mansion, mansion house, manse, hall, residencenoun

    a large and imposing house

  2. mansenoun

    the residence of a clergyman (especially a Presbyterian clergyman)

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Mansenoun

    A parsonage house.

    Etymology: mansio, Latin.


  1. manse

    A manse is traditionally a large, often stately house or mansion, typically the residence of a clergyman or minister, provided by the church. However, it can also refer to any impressive or large house in general.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mansenoun

    a dwelling house, generally with land attached

  2. Mansenoun

    the parsonage; a clergyman's house

  3. Etymology: [LL. mansa, mansus, mansum, a farm, fr. L. manere, mansum, to stay, dwell. See Mansion, Manor.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Manse

    mans, n. the residence of a clergyman, esp. of Presbyterians in Scotland. [O. Fr.,—Low L. mansa, a farm—manēre, mansus, to remain.]

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. MANSE

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Manse is ranked #140157 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Manse surname appeared 119 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Manse.

    73.1% or 87 total occurrences were White.
    14.2% or 17 total occurrences were Black.
    5.8% or 7 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    4.2% or 5 total occurrences were Asian.

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Anagrams for manse »

  1. manes

  2. mensa

  3. senam

  4. samen

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of manse in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of manse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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