a male given name: from a Celtic word meaning “harmony.”
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How to use Alan in a sentence
I went over to Alans in the afternoon and found him in a high pitch of excitement, insisting on going out to see the city.The Wasted Generation | Owen Johnson
The Vandals and Alans might also about this time extend themselves into Noricum.
The Sauromatians are a relic of the past; the Alans represent actual conditions in the time of the author.Essays on the Greek Romances | Elizabeth Hazelton Haight
With them went the Alans, and a little later a group of the Suevians joined them.A History of Spain | Charles E. Chapman
Curiously enough, the phrase of Alans flashed into my mind; every man, his code.The Wasted Generation | Owen Johnson