Origin: ME mansioun < OFr mansion < L mansio, a sojourn, dwelling < pp. of manere, to remain, dwell: see manor
See mansion in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English, a dwelling
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin mānsiō, mānsiōn-
Origin: , from mānsus
Origin: , past participle of manēre, to dwell, remain; see men-3 in Indo-European roots.
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