- a member of a Uralic people now living in scattered settlements along western tributaries of the Ob River in Siberia, and known from historical records to have lived in northern European Russia.
- the Ugric language of the Mansi, consisting of several highly divergent dialects.
Also called Vogul.
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See provisions of the decrees of the Council of Toulouse , in Mansi, vol.Medival Heresy and the Inquisition
A. S. Turberville
Mansi concluded that it was written at the end of the twelfth or the beginning of the thirteenth century.