Calhoun

biographical name
Cal·​houn | \ kal-ˈhün How to pronounce Calhoun (audio) \

Definition of Calhoun

John Caldwell 1782–1850 American politician; vice president of the U.S. (1825–32)

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“Calhoun.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Calhoun. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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