Definition of maneh in English:

maneh

noun

  • An ancient Semitic unit of weight: = mina.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in The Holy Bible, conteyning the old testament and the new. From Hebrew māneh a weight used to measure precious metals and other commodities, roughly equivalent to 500 grams; compare biblical Aramaic mĕnē, Syriac manyā, Ugaritic mn, and Akkadian manū; also Arabic mann. The ancient Greek μνᾶ is a loanword from Semitic.

Pronunciation

maneh

/ˈmɑːneɪ/