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ˈhoʊ gənHo·gan

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hogan, Ben Hogan, William Benjamin Hogan(noun)

    United States golfer who won many major golf tournaments (1912-1997)

  2. hogan(noun)

    a Navajo lodge covered with earth; traditionally built with the entrance facing east


  1. hogan(Noun)

    A one-room Navajo dwelling or ceremonial lodge.

    Etymology: From hooghan.


  1. Hogan

    A hogan is the primary traditional home of the Navajo people. Other traditional structures include the summer shelter, the underground home, and the sweat house. A hogan is usually round and cone-shaped, but they may also be square. A traditional hogan is made of wood and packed mud and earth in varying amounts, with the door facing east to welcome the rising sun for good wealth and fortune. Today, while some older hogans are not still used as dwellings and others are maintained for ceremonial purposes, new hogans are rarely intended as family dwellings. Traditional structured hogans are also considered pioneers of energy efficient homes. Using packed mud against the entire wood structure, the home was kept cool by natural air ventilation and water sprinkled on the dirt ground inside. During the winter, the fireplace kept the inside warm for a long period of time and well into the night. This concept is called thermal mass.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Hogan

    hog′an, n. a kind of strong liquor. [Corr. of hogen-mogen—Dut. hoog en mogend, high and mighty.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hogan in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hogan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Hogan in a Sentence

  1. Maryland GOP chairman Dirk Haire:

    I don't mean to imply that Larry Hogan will never order a shelter-in-place, i just know they're working hard to try and support small businesses and workers and employees in making sure that, to the extent possible, they can continue to work and get a paycheck.

  2. Tom Hucker:

    I like Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, I get along with Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan pretty well, but having said that, I think a lot of the praise, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan benefits from stepping over the 1-inch bar that is Donald Trump. When you have the same party as Donald Trump and you don't lie in every statement and engage in racism, you look good by comparison.

  3. Reince Priebus:

    Gov. Larry Hogan is a fighter, and we're confident he will fight this cancer head on.

  4. Robert Crane:

    I think what Hollywood did, it’s that it offered up beautiful women coming by the set of ‘Hogan’s’ or meeting him at parties, that’s what Hollywood offered. An endless array of gorgeous women that my dad couldn’t say no to. You can meet beautiful women anywhere, but in the film and TV business, it’s at the forefront.

  5. Hulk Hogan:

    I started having, like Oprah has, these ‘aha’ moments. … Everybody’s a celebrity,’ I thought. ‘Oh, my God, they’re gunning for everybody. Everybody is fair game. And then 4-year-olds, too?’ apparently, [Denton’s] pretty darn talented, I’d love to see these guys do a 180 and just do good stuff and just get legit,’’ Hogan said.

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