Definition of Manyano in US English:

Manyano

(also Manyane)

noun

South African
  • In any of several South African black Churches: (the name given to) the women's association.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Bantu World. From Xhosa umanyano union, association from manya to join, unite.

Pronunciation

Manyano

/manˈjɑːnəʊ/