Definition of Minyae in US English:

Minyae

(also Minyai)

noun

  • Treated as plural: the Minyan people of ancient Greece.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in William Painter (?1540–1594), translator and administrator. From classical Latin Minyae and its etymon ancient Greek Μινύαι the Minyans.

Pronunciation

Minyae

/ˈmɪnɪʌɪ/