Clan - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |klæn|  American pronunciation of the word clan
Brit.  |klæn|  British pronunciation of the word clan

noun

- group of people related by blood or marriage (syn: kin, kindred, tribe)

Examples

The tribe is divided into clans.

The whole clan gets together for the holidays.

The whole clan will be here over Christmas.

a kilt in the clan's tartan

Word forms

noun
singular: clan
plural: clans
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