manniferous etymology

English word manniferous comes from English -iferous, English manna

Detailed word origin of manniferous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-iferous English (eng)
manna English (eng) (biblical) Food miraculously produced for the Israelites in the desert in the book of Exodus.. (by extension) Any good thing which comes into one's hands by luck or good fortune.. The sugary sap of the manna gum tree which oozes out from holes drilled by insects and falls to the ground around the tree.[http://www.museum.vic.gov.au/forest/plants/gum.html].
manniferous English (eng) Yielding manna.

Words with the same origin as manniferous

Descendants of -iferous
coloriferous coralliferous crystalliferous fossiliferous galeniferous gasiferous guaniferous gummiferous insectiferous lamelliferous mammaliferous muriatiferous nectariferous nitrogeniferous ocelliferous ozoniferous papuliferous phosphoriferous polleniferous pyritiferous siliciferous stoloniferous sulphuriferous uriniferous
Descendants of manna
mannonic acid mannose oligomannose paucimannose tetramannose trimannose