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Manos

Manos may refer to:

  • Manos (name)
  • Manos family, one of the lesser Phanariot families of Constantinople
  • Mano (stone) or manos, a stone tool used to grind and process food
  • Manos: The Hands of Fate, 1966 horror film
Manos (album)

Manos is an album by The Spinanes, released on October 26, 1993.

Manos (name)

Manos is both a surname and a given name. Notable people with the name include:

Surname:

  • Aspasia Manos (1896–1972), the Greek wife of Alexander I
  • John Michael Manos, (1922–2006), U.S. federal judge
  • Stefanos Manos (born 1939), Greek politician

Given name:

  • Manos Hadjidakis (1925–1994), Greek composer
  • Manos Katrakis (1908–1984), Greek actor
  • Manos Loïzos (1937–1982), Greek songwriter
  • Manos Papayiannis (born 1966), Greek actor

Usage examples of "manos".

Since all slaves were automatically the property of the High Lord, if captured by his troops, he quickly dispatched an army under command of his cousin, Manos, Lord of the West.

So Lord Manos marched west at the head of some eight thousand men, and High Lord Demetrios sat back and waited for the thousands of slaves whose prices would lift all his financial burdens.

The Trade Gap was the only feasible route for the large wagons, so Manos camped his army at its eastern mouth and waited, appropriating the Gap fort for his headquarters and residence and adding its small garrison to his army.

When first he laid eyes on the towheaded, blue-eyed boy, Manos lusted for him.

Lord Manos, uncaring after his hellish lusts were satisfied, allowed my Hwili to bleed to death.

His report was pleasing to Lord Manos, who was relieved that the barbarian Kuk would not be back.

Head over heels in debt, as were most of the libertine nobles of the capital, Manos had no money for a bloodprice and would have had to have executed Kuk on some contrived charge.

The last message Manos received from the High Lord left him shuddering.

It would have required more time to see to such unnecessary details, and Manos was in a hurry.

Seeing this, hundreds tried to follow, some dozens made it including a few of the Ehleenee officersLord Manos among themby sliding and crawling and skipping over the packed mass of burning men, over blazing saddles and sizzling horseflesh, dodging the snapping teeth of pain-maddened horses, through the unceasing rain of death.

While Manos sat among the ruins of Hwainzbroh, sipping warm wine and cursing everyone and everything in sight, maddened by the discomfort of dust and flies, Milo was pacing Steeltooth among the bodies and wreckage of the Ehleenee camp.

Before leaving that morning, Manos had gouged out their eyes, raggedly emasculated them, and left them to bleed to death.

Of course, Milo did not free his own two prisoners, Lord Manos and Theodoras of Petropolis.

These Manos will eat anything except their own people or another aumakua.

The tank was filled with murderous-looking Manos, who appeared less than happy to be there and seemed to be continually evaluating the nutritional benefits of the various crew members who passed before them.