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Manor vs. Mansion

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Manornoun

A landed estate.

Mansionnoun

A large house or building, usually built for the wealthy.

Manornoun

The main house of such an estate or a similar residence; a mansion.

Mansionnoun

(UK) A luxurious flat (apartment).

Manornoun

A district over which a feudal lord could exercise certain rights and privileges in medieval western Europe.

Mansionnoun

(obsolete) A house provided for a clergyman; a manse.

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Manornoun

The lord's residence and seat of control in such a district.

Mansionnoun

(obsolete) A stopping-place during a journey; a stage.

Manornoun

Any home area or territory in which authority is exercised, often in a police or criminal context.

Mansionnoun

(historical) An astrological house; a station of the moon.

Manornoun

One's neighbourhood.

Mansionnoun

(Chinese astronomy) One of twenty-eight sections of the sky.

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Manornoun

The land belonging to a lord or nobleman, or so much land as a lord or great personage kept in his own hands, for the use and subsistence of his family.

‘My manors, rents, revenues, l forego.’;

Mansionnoun

An individual habitation or apartment within a large house or group of buildings. (Now chiefly in allusion to John 14:2.)

Manornoun

A tract of land occupied by tenants who pay a free-farm rent to the proprietor, sometimes in kind, and sometimes by performing certain stipulated services.

Mansionnoun

Any of the branches of the Rastafari movement.

Manornoun

the mansion of the lord of the manor

Mansionnoun

A dwelling place, - whether a part or whole of a house or other shelter.

‘In my Father's house are many mansions.’; ‘These poets near our princes sleep,And in one grave their mansions keep.’;

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Manornoun

the landed estate of a lord (including the house on it)

Mansionnoun

The house of the lord of a manor; a manor house; hence: Any house of considerable size or pretension.

Manornoun

a large country house with lands

‘a Tudor manor house in the English countryside’; ‘Kelmscott Manor’;

Mansionnoun

A twelfth part of the heavens; a house. See 1st House, 8.

Manornoun

(in England and Wales) a unit of land, originally a feudal lordship, consisting of a lord's demesne and lands rented to tenants

‘the right to mine ores within the manor of Little Langdale’;

Mansionnoun

The place in the heavens occupied each day by the moon in its monthly revolution.

‘The eight and twenty mansionsThat longen to the moon.’;

Manornoun

(in North America) an estate or district leased to tenants, especially one granted by royal charter in a British colony or by the Dutch governors of what is now New York State.

Mansionverb

To dwell; to reside.

Manornoun

the district covered by a police station

‘they were the undisputed rulers of their manor’;

Mansionnoun

(astrology) one of 12 equal areas into which the zodiac is divided

Manornoun

one's own neighbourhood or area of operation.

Mansionnoun

a large and imposing house

Mansionnoun

a large, impressive house.

Mansionnoun

a large block of flats.

Mansionnoun

a terrace or mansion block

‘Carlyle Mansions’;

Mansion

A mansion is a large dwelling house. The word itself derives through Old French from the Latin word mansio , an abstract noun derived from the verb manere .

‘dwelling’; ‘to dwell’;

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