- a native or inhabitant of the Isle of Man.
Origin of Manxman
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Examples from the Web for manxman
And Manxman or no Manxman, what for should he turn up his nose at herrings same as these?
Potatoes and herrings, Mr. Christian; just a Manxman's supper.
I'm a Manxman myself, mate, and I've got a lil Manx woman that's waiting for me yonder.
Never was the name of Manxman so deservedly a badge of disgrace.
So the Manxman, such as he is, taken all the centuries through, is thoroughbred.
feminine Manxwoman (ˈmæŋkswʊmən)
- a native or inhabitant of the Isle of Man
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