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[kahn] /kɑn/
Louis Isadore, 1901–74, U.S. architect, born in Estonia. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Against Kahn, the Fire God, did he struggle, beating with his white wings.

    In the Time That Was James Frederic Thorne
  • "You can remain and wait, Mr. Kahn," answered the agent rising.

  • Together the worthies went to the synagogue, where the unsuspecting Kahn was engaged in prayer.

    Rabbi and Priest Milton Goldsmith
  • There is no hotel, except Kahn's, where one can obtain both beds and meals.

    Northern Travel Bayard Taylor
  • This naturally varies with the amount of steel needed, and with the Kahn bar it will vary from 10 cts.

    Concrete Construction Halbert P. Gillette
British Dictionary definitions for Kahn


Herman. 1922–83, US mathematician and futurologist; director of the Hudson Institute (1961–83)
Louis I(sadore). 1901–74, US architect, noted for his art museums at Yale (1951–53), Fort Worth (1966–72), and New Haven (1969–74)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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