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Pronunciation of Mantises: Learn how to pronounce Mantises in English correctly

Learn how to say Mantises correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word mantis:

noun (plural same or mantises)
a slender predatory insect with a triangular head, which waits motionless for prey with its large forelegs folded like hands in prayer.
Suborder Mantodea, order Dictyoptera: Mantidae and other families, and many species, including Mantis religiosa of southern Europe

mid 17th century: modern Latin, from Greek, literally ‘prophet’