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mana Line breaks: mana
Pronunciation: /ˈmɑːnə/

Definition of mana in English:

noun

[mass noun]
(In Polynesian, Melanesian, and Maori belief) an impersonal supernatural power which can be transmitted or inherited.
Example sentences
  • It seems there's not an acre of land that doesn't have a story and a hefty dose of mana, or spiritual power.
  • Hair is thought to contain mana or power and so the cutting of hair is also a risky business.
  • Shouldn't he be conjuring up mana to help with the disaster relief effort?

Origin

Maori.

Words that rhyme with mana

Africana, Afrikaner, Americana, ana, banana, Botswana, bwana, cabana, caragana, Christiana, Dana, darner, Edwardiana, garner, Georgiana, Ghana, Gloriana, Guiana, gymkhana, Haryana, iguana, Lana, lantana, liana, Lipizzaner, Ljubljana, Mahayana, mañana, marijuana, nirvana, Oriana, pacarana, piranha, prana, Purana, Rosh Hashana, Santayana, Setswana, sultana, Tatiana, Tijuana, Tirana, tramontana, Tswana, varna, Victoriana, zenana

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