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Date: 800-900
Language: Late Latin
Origin: Greek, from Hebrew man

manna

noun
     
Related topics: Christianity
man‧na [uncountable]
1

manna from heaven

something very good that you get when you did not expect to, just when you really need it
2RRC the food which, according to the Bible, was provided by God for the Israelites in the desert after their escape from Egypt

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