- a household; domestic establishment
- the management of a household; housekeeping
- ménage à trois
Origin of ménageFrench ménage and Middle English menage, both from Old French manage from manoir (see manor), influenced, influence in form and sense by maisniee, family from Vulgar Latin an unverified form mansionata from Classical Latin mansio: see mansion
- People living together as a unit; a household.
- The management of a household.
Origin of menageFrench from Old French mesnage alteration ( influenced by maisnie family ) of manage from maneir to stay from Latin manēre to remain ; see remain .