So·​an | \ sōän \
variants: or less commonly Sohan \ sōˈhän \

Definition of Soan

: of or relating to a Paleolithic culture of West Pakistan characterized by chopping tools

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History and Etymology for Soan

from Soan, Sohan, tributary of the upper Indus river in the northwestern part of the Indian subcontinent

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“Soan.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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