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Manor vs. Mansion

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Main Difference

The main difference between Manor and Mansion is that the Manor is a an estate in land to which is incident the right to hold a manorial court and Mansion is a large dwelling house.

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  • Manor (noun)

    A landed estate.

  • Manor (noun)

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

  • Manor (noun)

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

  • Manor (noun)

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

  • Manor (noun)

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

  • Manor (noun)

    One's neighbourhood.

  • Mansion (noun)

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

  • Mansion (noun)

    A luxurious flat (apartment).

  • Mansion (noun)

    A house provided for a clergyman; a manse.

  • Mansion (noun)

    A stopping-place during a journey; a stage.

  • Mansion (noun)

    An astrological house; a station of the moon.

  • Mansion (noun)

    One of twenty-eight sections of the sky.

  • Mansion (noun)

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

  • Mansion (noun)

    Any of the branches of the Rastafari movement.

Wiktionary
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  • Manor (noun)

    a large country house with lands

    "a Tudor manor house in the English countryside"

    "Kelmscott Manor"

  • Manor (noun)

    (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"

  • Manor (noun)

    (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.

  • Manor (noun)

    the district covered by a police station

    "they were the undisputed rulers of their manor"

  • Manor (noun)

    one's own neighbourhood or area of operation.

  • Mansion (noun)

    a large, impressive house.

  • Mansion (noun)

    a large block of flats.

  • Mansion (noun)

    a terrace or mansion block

    "Carlyle Mansions"

Oxford Dictionary
  • Manor (noun)

    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.

  • Manor (noun)

    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.

  • Mansion (noun)

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

  • Mansion (noun)

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

  • Mansion (noun)

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

  • Mansion (noun)

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

  • Mansion (verb)

    To dwell; to reside.

Webster Dictionary
  • Manor (noun)

    the mansion of the lord of the manor

  • Manor (noun)

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

  • Mansion (noun)

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

  • Mansion (noun)

    a large and imposing house

Princeton's WordNet

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