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Meaning of MANSE

Pronunciation:  mans

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the residence of a clergyman (especially a Presbyterian clergyman)
  2. [n]  a large and imposing house
 

MANSE is a 5 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: hall, mansion, mansion house
 
 See Also: castle, house, manor, manor hall, manor house, palace, residence, stately home

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Manse\, n. [LL. mansa, mansus, mansum, a farm, fr. L.
manere, mansum, to stay, dwell. See {Mansion}, {Manor}.]
1. A dwelling house, generally with land attached.

2. The parsonage; a clergyman's house. [Scot.]

{Capital manse}, the manor house, or lord's court.

 

 

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