Gender: Male Meaning of Manus: "greatest" Origin of Manus: Irish variation of Magnus

Manus Origin and Meaning

The name Manus is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "greatest".

This is an old Irish name associated with such heroes as the seventeenth century chieftain, scholar and poet Manus O'Donnell. In this country, though, parents would not find Manus as pleasing or impressive as Magnus.

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mayashendy Says:


all i can imagine is a lifetime of being called "anus" ... just me?