What does klan mean?

Definitions for klanklæn

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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.

Suggested Resources

  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. Marco Rubio:

    I don't care how bad the earpiece is, Ku Klux Klan comes through pretty clearly.

  2. Jan Morgan:

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

  3. Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz:

    I don’t care how bad the ear piece is, ‘Ku Klux Klan’ comes through pretty clear.

  4. Alan Garten:

    Anyone who shows up to protests wearing Ku Klux Klan outfits is looking for trouble and their goal is to intimidate.

  5. Barack Obama:

    If you accept the support of Klan sympathizers before you are president, you will accept their support after you're president.

Images & Illustrations of klan

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