noun, plural min·yan·im [Sephardic Hebrew meen-yah-neem; Ashkenazic Hebrew min-yaw-nim] /Sephardic Hebrew min yɑˈnim; Ashkenazic Hebrew mɪnˈyɔ nɪm/, English min·yans. Hebrew.
Origin of minyan
Examples from the Web for minyan
Historical Examples of minyan
There was scarcely a Minyan present at the evening services in the Shul.Simon Eichelkatz; The Patriarch
He was buried with full Jewish rites, a "Minyan" from the battalion attending.With the Judans in the Palestine Campaign
J. H. (John Henry) Patterson
Date uncertain, but in Boeotia evidence that it ended before rise of 'Minyan' ware.
Then he left his home and fled from horse-rearing Argos and came to Minyan Orchomenus.Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica
Homer and Hesiod
"The Minyan is there," and Mattes pointed his finger at the thatched roofs shining in the sunset.Yiddish Tales