[jan; for 1 also Dutch, German yahn]
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Immediately, there was a national groundswell of voices calling for Arizona Governor Jan Brewer to veto the bill.Corporations Are No Longer Silent on LGBT Issues
December 24, 2014
Moderator Jan Jarboe Russell, an author and writer for Texas Monthly, asked Rep. Castro whether politics was in his blood.Live from San Antonio: Women in the World Texas!
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October 23, 2014
Peterson, his son Jan tells me, designed many of his own clothes and had them custom-made in London.Gosta Peterson's Bohemian Rhapsody: Unpacking a Photographer's '60s Secrets
September 10, 2014
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer has declared a state of emergency.VIDEO: Flash Floods Paralyze the Phoenix, AZ Area
September 8, 2014
The memory came more quickly for her friend, Jan Mundt, formerly of Cedar Falls and now of Florida.Rick Santorum Is Kinda Coming Back for 2016
August 12, 2014
Master Jan, the Brussels goldsmith, paid me three Philips fl.Albert Durer
T. Sturge Moore
He waited and watched and weighed Jan in the balance of his small judgment.
The clerks looked curiously at Jan, for they thought she was Mrs. Tancred.
"Cousin Amelia is only incidental," Jan said, when they were all three seated in the balcony.
"I don't see anything so very creditable in that," Jan interrupted.
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