- (in Persian and Indian architecture) a veranda or open hall for reception of visitors.
Origin of dalan
From the Persian word dālān
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Examples from the Web for dalan
Dalan works on the base and we actually met at the Single Marine and Sailor Program.Gay Marine Sgt. Brandon Morgan on a Welcome-Home Kiss That Went Viral
February 29, 2012
By my head, said Dalan, thou shalt die therefore, and therewith he dressed his spear and his shield.Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume II (of II)