Usage examples for KAAN

  1. They meant the middle of Cuba; but their word at once suggested to Columbus the idea that he was now upon the traces of his long- looked- for friend, Kublai Kaan, the Khan of Khans. – The Life of Columbus by Arthur Helps
  2. The Copan stone altar exhibits the circular form and is surrounded by a sculptured cord which conveys the sound of its name kaan or caanheaven. – The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall