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khan

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 and Etymology of khan

Middle English caan, from Middle French kan, kaan, of Turkic origin; akin to Turkish han prince


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khan

noun

Definition of khan

: a caravansary or rest house in some Asian countries

Origin and Etymology of khan

Arabic khān



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