What does klan mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ku Klux Klan, Klan, KKK(noun)

    a secret society of white Southerners in the United States; was formed in the 19th century to resist the emancipation of slaves; used terrorist tactics to suppress Black people


  1. Klan(ProperNoun)

    Ku Klux Klan

  2. Origin: Shortened form of Ku Klux Klan


  1. Klan

    Klan is the longest-running Polish soap opera. It premiered on September 22, 1997 on the public TVP1 channel and is still on air. The show airs from Monday to Friday on TVP1 at 5.55 p.m. Klan revolves around the fates of the multi-generation Lubicz family from Warsaw.

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  1. KLAN

    What does KLAN stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the KLAN acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of klan in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of klan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jan Morgan:

    I’m not going to let a Nazi shoot in here, or a Ku Klux Klan member in here, either.

  2. President Obama:

    If you accept the support of Klan sympathizers -- the Klan -- and hesitate when asked about that support, then you'll tolerate that support when you're in office.

  3. Nikki Haley:

    Our family hopes the people of South Carolina will join us in staying away from the disruptive, hateful spectacle members of the Ku Klux Klan hope to create over the weekend and instead focus on what brings us together.

  4. Marco Rubio:

    You say, 'David Duke' to me, I say, 'racist,' immediately, why wouldn't he condemn the Ku Klux Klan? There is no room in the conservative movement and there is no room in the Republican Party for members of the Ku Klux Klan or racists like David Duke.

  5. Eduardo Bonilla-Silva:

    The main problem nowadays is not the folks with the hoods, but the folks dressed in suits, the more we assume that the problem of racism is limited to the Klan, the birthers, the tea party or to the Republican Party, the less we understand that racial domination is a collective process and we are all in this game.

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