Manumit vs Manumise - What's the difference?

manumit | manumise |


As verbs the difference between manumit and manumise

is that manumit is to release from slavery, to free while manumise is (obsolete) to manumit.

manumit

English

Verb

(en-verb)
  • To release from slavery, to free.
  • * 1985, Anthony Burgess, Kingdom of the Wicked , Arbor House Publishing Company (1985),
  • Ruth wept much but Sara set her beauty to a fierce grimness which, even when, as you shall hear later, she was manumitted , she never entirely lost.

    Synonyms

    * emancipate * liberate

    Derived terms

    * manumitter

    manumise

    English

    Verb

    (manumis)
  • (obsolete) To manumit
  • :(John Dryden)