cowan

noun
cow·​an | \ ˈkau̇ən \
plural -s

Definition of cowan

: one who is not a Freemason especially : one who would pretend to Freemasonry or intrude upon its secrets

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History and Etymology for cowan

Scots, from cowan unskilled worker at masonry, of unknown origin

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“Cowan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cowan. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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