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Jan

[jan; for 1 also Dutch, German yahn] /dʒæn; for 1 also Dutch, German yɑn/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of John.
2.
a female given name, form of Janet.

Jan.

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  • Erick stood up unsteadily, helping Jan and Mara to their feet.

    The Crystal Crypt Philip Kindred Dick
  • "I don't see anything so very creditable in that," Jan interrupted.

    Jan and Her Job L. Allen Harker
  • So you and Jan will have to do most of the digging, though I can shovel away the dirt.

  • Jan carried Tony away with her along the passage and into the drawing-room.

    Jan and Her Job L. Allen Harker
  • Often, before, Ted, Jan and Trouble had played steamboat with it.

    The Curlytops Snowed In Howard R. Garis
British Dictionary definitions for Jan

Jan

abbreviation
1.
January
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Jan.

January
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