cham

[kam]
noun Archaic.
khan1.
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cham (kæm)
 
n
an archaic word for khan
 
[C16: from French, from Persian khān; see khan1]

Cham (tʃæm)
 
n , Cham, Chams
1.  a member of a people of Indonesian stock living in Cambodia and central Vietnam
2.  the language of this people, belonging to the Malayo-Polynesian family

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Both would have lIked cham- pagne, as a more emphatic symbol of the unusual, but each was too diffident to suggest it.
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