Jan

[jan; for 1 also Dutch, German yahn]

Jan.

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Contemporary Examples of jan

Historical Examples of jan

  • 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.

    Jan and Her Job

    L. Allen Harker

  • The clerks looked curiously at Jan, for they thought she was Mrs. Tancred.

    Jan and Her Job

    L. Allen Harker

  • "Cousin Amelia is only incidental," Jan said, when they were all three seated in the balcony.

    Jan and Her Job

    L. Allen Harker

  • "I don't see anything so very creditable in that," Jan interrupted.

    Jan and Her Job

    L. Allen Harker


British Dictionary definitions for jan

Jan

abbreviation for
  1. January
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