Definition of manism in English:

manism

noun

  • The worship of spirits of the dead; ancestor-worship.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Granville Stanley Hall (1844–1924). From classical Latin mānēs manes + -ism.

Pronunciation

manism

/ˈmɑːnɪz(ə)m//ˈmeɪnɪz(ə)m/