geographical name 1. city NE central Kansas on Kansas River population 44,831 2. island 13 miles (21 kilometers) long SE New York on New York Bay 3. borough of New York City comprising Manhattan Island, several small adjacent islands, & a small area (Marble Hill) on mainland population 1,537,195 • Manhattanite noun

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  • Manhattan — main island of New York City, from Dutch, from a native name, perhaps representing a Delaware (Algonquian) source akin to Munsee munahan island. Bright favors Munsee /e:nta menahahte:nk/ where one gathers bows. As the name of a cocktail made of… …   Etymology dictionary

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