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Most common English words: even « say « well « #125: many » work » too » every

Etymology[edit | edit source]

From Old English maniġ, moniġ, from Proto-Germanic *manago- from Proto-Indo-European *monogʰo-. Cognates include West Frisian [[mannich#Template:Fy|mannich]], Dutch menig, German manch; and Russian [[многий#Template:Ru|многий]] (mnógij), Scottish Gaelic minig.

Pronunciation[edit | edit source]

Determiner[edit | edit source]

Many (Template:Compar more, Template:Superl most)

  1. An indefinite large number of.
    Many people enjoy using dictionaries
    There are many different ways to define a word
  2. A collective mass of people.
    Democracy must balance the rights of the few against the will of the many
    A great many do not understand this.
  3. An indefinite large number of people or things.
    Many are called, but few are chosen.

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Translations[edit | edit source]

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Quotations[edit | edit source]

  • 1611King James Version of the Bible, Luke 1:1
    Forasmuch as many have taken in hand to set forth in order a declaration of those things which are most surely believed among us...

Anagrams[edit | edit source]

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