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noun, plural Min·nis, (especially collectively) Min·ni.
  1. an ancient people of Asia Minor.
  2. Mannai.
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or Man·a, Min·ni

  1. an ancient kingdom in Iran, in Kurdistan.
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Examples from the Web for minni

Historical Examples

  • Minni, of the Gowama Arabs, also freely pillaged the deserted town.

    Fire and Sword in the Sudan

    Rudolf C. Slatin

  • The prefixed term watepa, is their word for river; minni is the name for water.

  • Wheat of Minni and Pannag, honey, oil and balm; wine of Helbon and white wool.

    The Prophet Ezekiel

    Arno C. Gaebelein