Klan

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noun \ˈklan\

Definition of Klan

  1. :  an organization of Ku Kluxers; also :  a subordinate unit of such an organization

Klanism

play \ˈkla-ˌni-zəm\ noun

Klansman

play \ˈklanz-mən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of klan

(Ku Klux) Klan


First Known Use: 1867


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