Definition of manes in English:

manes

Syllabification: ma·nes
Pronunciation: /ˈmänˌās, ˈmāˌnēz
 
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noun

(In Roman mythology) the deified souls of dead ancestors.
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  • There is no greater sinner than that man who, though not worshipping the gods or the manes seeks to increase the bulk of his own flesh by the flesh of other beings.

Origin

Latin.

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