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logan

[loh-guh n] /ˈloʊ gən/
noun
1.

Logan

[loh-guh n] /ˈloʊ gən/
noun
1.
John or James (Tah-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

/ˈləʊɡən/
noun
1.
other names for rocking stone
Word Origin
C18: from logging-stone, from dialect log to rock

logan2

/ˈləʊɡən/
noun
1.
(Canadian) another name for bogan1

Logan

/ˈləʊɡən/
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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