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logan

[loh-guh n]
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noun
  1. pokelogan.

Logan

[loh-guh n]
noun
  1. John or JamesTah-gah-jute, c1725–80, leader of the Cayuga tribe.
  2. Joshua,1908–1988, U.S. playwright, director, and producer.
  3. Mount, a mountain in Canada, in the Mount Elias Mountains: second highest peak in North America. 19,850 feet (6050 meters).
  4. a city in N Utah.
  5. a male given name.
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  • The magnanimous and intrepid Logan resolved on making an effort to save him.

    Chronicles of Border Warfare

    Alexander Scott Withers

  • The story of his final rescue by Logan, is related by Withers below.

    Chronicles of Border Warfare

    Alexander Scott Withers

  • Mr. Logan writes to the papers for an explanation which is given in a footnote.

    Ireland as It Is

    Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)

  • Lefever, picking Logan, the foremost, sent a warning shot in front of him.

    Nan of Music Mountain

    Frank H. Spearman

  • Logan raised his voice to repeat the words and to add a ribald comment.

    Nan of Music Mountain

    Frank H. Spearman


British Dictionary definitions for logan

logan1

logan-stone

noun
  1. other names for rocking stone

Word Origin

C18: from logging-stone, from dialect log to rock

logan2

noun
  1. Canadian another name for bogan 1

Logan

noun
  1. Mount Logan a mountain in NW Canada, in SW Yukon in the St Elias Range: the highest peak in Canada and the second highest in North America. Height (after a re-survey in 1993): 5959 m (19 550 ft)
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