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ˌmæn yəˈmɪtman·u·mit

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. manumit, emancipateverb

    free from slavery or servitude


  1. manumitverb

    To release from slavery, to free.

    Etymology: From manumittere, from pre-Classical Latin manu emittere, literally ‘send out from one’s hand’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Manumitverb

    to release from slavery; to liberate from personal bondage or servitude; to free, as a slave

    Etymology: [L. manumittere, manumissum; manus the hand + mittere to send, to send off. See Manual, and Missile.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Manumit

    man-ū-mit′, v.t. to release from slavery: to set free, as a slave:—pr.p. manūmit′ting; pa.t. and pa.p. manūmit′ted.n. Manumiss′ion, act of manumitting or setting free from slavery. [L. manumittĕremanus, the hand, mittĕre, missum, to send.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of manumit in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of manumit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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