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khan

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1khan

noun \ˈkän also ˈkan\

Definition of KHAN

1
:  a medieval sovereign of China and ruler over the Turkish, Tatar, and Mongol tribes
2
:  a local chieftain or man of rank in some countries of central Asia

Origin of KHAN

Middle English caan, from Middle French kan, kaan, of Turkic origin; akin to Turkish han prince
First Known Use: 15th century

2khan

noun

Definition of KHAN

:  a caravansary or rest house in some Asian countries

Origin of KHAN

Arabic khān
First Known Use: 1614

Rhymes with KHAN

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