خان

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian خان (xân, caravanserai).

Noun[edit]

خَان (ḵānm (plural خَانَات (ḵānāt))

  1. hostel, caravansary
  2. inn
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root خ و ن (ḵ-w-n).

Verb[edit]

خَانَ (ḵāna) I, non-past يَخُونُ‎ (yaḵūnu)

  1. to be disloyal, to be faithless, to be false, to be treacherous, to be perfidious
  2. to act disloyally, to act treacherously, to act perfidiously
  3. to betray
  4. to cheat, to dupe, to hoodwink, to deceive
  5. to impose upon
  6. to fool, to deceive, to mislead
  7. to forsake, to desert, to let down
  8. to fail
  9. to break (a promise, contract)
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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Turkic, probably of non-Turkic Central Asian origin.

Noun[edit]

خان (han)

  1. khan

Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian خان (xân, caravanserai).

Noun[edit]

خان (han) (plural خانلار)

  1. inn

Persian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian hʾn' (xān, house).

Noun[edit]

خان (xân) (plural خان‌ها (xân-hâ))

  1. caravanserai

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Turkic, probably of non-Turkic Central Asian origin.

Noun[edit]

خان (xân) (plural خان‌ها (xân-hâ) or خانات (xânât) or خوانین (xavânin))

  1. khan

Urdu[edit]

Noun[edit]

خان (xānmHindi spelling ख़ान

  1. khan

Uyghur[edit]

Noun[edit]

خان (xan)

  1. khan