noun, plural Ko·ha·nim [Sephardic Hebrew kaw-hah-neem; Ashkenazic Hebrew koh-hah-nim, koh-hah-nim] /Sephardic Hebrew kɔ hɑˈnim; Ashkenazic Hebrew koʊ hɑˈnɪm, koʊˈhɑ nɪm/, English Ko·hens.
noun, plural Co·ha·nim [Sephardic Hebrew kaw-hah-neem; Ashkenazic Hebrew koh-hah-nim, -hah-nim] /Sephardic Hebrew kɔ hɑˈnim; Ashkenazic Hebrew koʊ hɑˈnɪm, -ˈhɑ nɪm/, English Co·hens.
Origin of Cohen2
Examples from the Web for kohen
Contemporary Examples of kohen
“All he would have had to do was a quick search online,” observes Kohen.
As Kohen points out to The Daily Beast, Dawkins never actually apologizes for what he said.
Indeed, as Kohen points out in a blog post, the numbers suggest the opposite.
I urge my colleagues to pick up the siddur and heed its words as disciples of Aaron the kohen.What Siddur Do They Use?
Rabbi Jonah Geffen
December 11, 2013
Kohen wishes Romney would acknowledge his privileged circumstances in life.Message To Mitt: You're Not Everyman
August 29, 2012
Historical Examples of kohen
I suppose I ought to be grateful to Mr. Kohen, but somehow I am not.An Anarchist Woman
All this sounded like the ravings of a lunatic, yet the Kohen was not mad.
Oh no, it would be impossible for them to allow you to become an Athon or a Kohen.
Well, why couldn't I be made an Athon or a Kohen, and be exempted in that way?
Then the Kohen raised his knife and plunged it into the heart of the youth.
Word Origin for Kohen
Jewish surname indicating priestly descent, from Hebrew kohen "priest," from base of kihen "he acted as priest," related to Arabic kahana "he divined, prophesied."