Meaning and name origin
Manasseh \m(a)-nasseh, man(as)-seh\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Manasseh is "making forgetfulness". The anglicized version that is popular in Israel. The Civil War of Bull Run was fought near the town of Manassas in Virginia.
Manasseh is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Manasseh for boys. Manasseh has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).