The definition of many is an indefinite, large number of people or things.(adjective)
An example of many is the number of civilians killed in the war in Iraq.
See many in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OE manig, akin to Ger manch (OHG manag) < IE base *menegh-, many, richly > Sans maghā-, gift, OIr menicc, abundant
See many in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective more more (môr, mōr), most most (mōst)
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English manig; see menegh- in Indo-European roots.
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