Definitions for kublai khanˈku blaɪ ˈkɑn; ˈku blə
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Ku•blai Khanˈku blaɪ ˈkɑn; ˈku blə(n.)
also Ku′bla Khan′
1216–94, khan c1260–94: founder of the Mongol dynasty in China (grandson of Genghis Khan).
Kublai Khan, Kubla Khan, Kublai Kaan(noun)
Mongolian emperor of China and grandson of Genghis Khan who completed his grandfather's conquest of China; he establish the Yuan dynasty and built a great capital on the site of modern Beijing where he received Marco Polo (1216-1294)
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
was a great Mongol emperor of the 13th century; built up an empire which included all the continent of Asia (except India, Arabia, and Asia Minor) and Russia, the most extensive that ever existed; he was an enlightened prince, adopted Chinese civilisation, promoted learning, and established Buddhism throughout his domains.