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Manhattoes

  1. people who live in Manhattan (the island borough of New York City, New York, USA)
  2. Definition 2

The word manhattoes appears in the following sentences from Moby-Dick:

Chapter 1 > Paragraph 2 > Sentence 1:

There now is your insular city of the Manhattoes, belted round by wharves as Indian isles by coral reefs—commerce surrounds it with her surf.

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Herman Melville
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