Dictionary.com

Kublai Khan

[ koo-blahy -kahn ]
/ ˈku blaɪ ˈkɑn /
Save This Word!

noun
1216–94, khan c1260–94: founder of the Mongol dynasty in China (grandson of Genghis Khan).
QUIZ
FIRE UP YOUR VOCAB FOR A "RED" SYNONYMS QUIZ
No fire engine reds here, only a fierce collection of vibrant words for the color red to test yourself on.
Question 1 of 7
What does "amaranth" mean?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
Also Ku·bi·lai Khan [koo-bi-lahy], /ˈku bɪˌlaɪ/, Kubla Khan.

Words nearby Kublai Khan

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use Kublai Khan in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Kublai Khan

Kublai Khan
/ (ˈkuːblaɪ ˈkɑːn) /

noun
?1216–94, Mongol emperor of China: grandson of Genghis Khan. He completed his grandfather's conquest of China by overthrowing the Sung dynasty (1279) and founded the Yuan dynasty (1279–1368)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK